Category Archives: Restaurants – Auburn, Ca. – Placer County

Auburn is our “Big City” neighbor to the West. Home Depot, Best Buy, Old Town and ….Ikeda’s! Ikedas isn’t big shopping, it’s a combination of a country market and burger stand. We’ve been stopping in at Ikedas since the 70’s, it’s one of Auburn’s secret spots! ” Welcome to Auburn Magazine. We are a […]

Dorrington Hotel & the Lube Room Saloon – Dorrington, Ca – Calaveras County

I have passed by Dorrington, Ca two hand full of times in my life going off-roading or camping at Lake Alpine or Boards Crossing or just going up over the grade but now…..not only do I have a reason to stop there,…I have a reason to stay there. If you are passing by here is […]

Local secret spot, the Happy Apple Kitchen.

How about local “secret spots”, places only the locals know about? This is our local diner the “Happy Apple Kitchen”. It’s about six miles North of Colfax, Ca. on Highway 174. It’s lunch only 11-3, has a pretty normal lunch menu but you get a slice of apple with every order. They have both outside […]