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Best of 2016

How does one sum a whole year?  I loved reading about your favorite parts of the blog, but I can't say exactly what my favorite post, picture or event.  I love that we live in a community that celebrates being a small town, but has something…
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Fall Activities

There are so many great things to do in fall in Nevada City, here are a few suggestions to help motivate you to get outside and celebrate the season. Pick a pumpkin at either Bierwagen's  or McCourtney Road Pumpkin Patch. Check…
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Hiking Trails

Spring has arrived, if only for a brief visit between storms, but with these unseasonably warm temperatures it's a perfect time to get outside and go for a hike.  For a great list of outdoor adventures check out the highlights on our website.…
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Best of 2015

Happy New Years Eve!  There's a trend at the moment on Instagram to share the 2015 Best Nine Photos and it's fun to see which images were liked the most on that social media platform.  To see more photos on my Instagram feed, click here. The…

More Fall Colors

A few snapshots from around Nevada City, there are so many great opportunities to enjoy the fall color.  If you've never experienced the Gold Country fall colors here are a few posts from previous years (click here, here, here, here, here,…
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Nevada City Live and more...

Every week our fabulous little community has something going on.  While I'd love to say that I keep tabs on it all, I can't make it to every event.  So for those of those who don't follow the Outside Inn on Facebook, Pinterest or Twitter,…
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Fall Activities

There are so many great things to do in fall in Nevada City, here are a few suggestions to help motivate you to get outside and celebrate the season. Pick a pumpkin at either Bierwagen's  or McCourtney Road Pumpkin Patch. Check out…
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Hello September

Hello September!  The Outside Inn crew wants to take a deep breath and marvel at another amazing summer season.  We get so many repeat guests who come year after year.  Many visitors swim in the river, others attend local events, like…
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Summer Fun

Happy Memorial Day Weekend.  Looking to start planning your summer fun, here are a few of my favorite summer activities. Swimming at the South Yuba River Farmers Markets: Nevada City Farmers Market, Nevada County Growers Market, Grass…
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Empire Mine

Spring at the historic Empire Mine State Park is a great place to visit for all ages.  The park is open 7 days a week from 10am-5pm* and located 5 minutes from downtown Grass Valley.  Step back in time and see an important park of California's…
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Things to Do

What to do in Nevada City?  I get this question every day at the Outside Inn and often I ask folks, tell me a little bit more and I can help send you in the right direction.  What I love is that our guests end up getting out and about…
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Happy Labor Day

Can you believe it's the end of the summer season?  The Outside Inn is one busy place during June, July and August (with weekends already filling up for the summer of 2015). While I look forward to the fall colors and winter activities, I am…
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South Yuba River, Washington

School's starting and while it may mean the end of summer vacation for some, many of us think now is really the perfect time to go to the South Yuba River!  Here are a few photos from a trip last month with my friend Moira, she decided…
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I heart Nevada City

Greetings Nevada City!  I took this photo yesterday morning and shared it via the Outside Inn's Facebook and Instagram pages, but thought I'd use the photo on the blog to say a few thanks.  Thanks to all of those of you who came out to support…
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Spring Flowers

It's that time of year when the flowers start to bloom and everywhere you turn around town there is a new pop of color.  These flowers were all found within a block of the Outside Inn, so come for a visit (still a few more weeks left of our…
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Things to Do and Winter Specials

Time to plan your winter escape to Nevada City, so I've put together a few itineraries to help you with your trip planning, and make sure you scroll all the way to the bottom for the limited time offer Outside Inn winter special promotion. Couples…