An unincorporated area about 32 miles outside of Sacramento, New Castle is northeast of Roseville off Interstate 80.  It is located in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada mountains. Learn more facts here.

Vineyards and Breweries

If you like to drink, plan a trip to Newcastle, CA.  Here you will find enough Vineyards and breweries to keep you busy.  First, there is Dona dal Cielo vineyard. Visitors report reasonable tasting fees, and friendly service. They also report that you’ll need your GPS to find the place, but definitely worth looking for. Their outdoor picnic area is on a hill overlooking the stage so it’s a great place to taste, eat, and enjoy your wine. 

Hillenbrand Farmhaus Brewery also has live music, a play area for the kids, and many great beer choices

Knee Deep Brewing Company Tap Room is a family run microbrewery producing award winning beers.  Don’t forget about Sherman’s Code Brewery, the Goat House Brewing Company, and O’Hara Brewing. Read about Rancho Cordova, CA:  Work and Entertainment here.

Jedediah Smith Memorial Trail 

If you aren’t interested in beers and wines, you can check out the Jedediah Smith Memorial Trail which is not far from Newcastle.  Also known as the American River Bike Trail, you will see giant redwood groves that are awe inspiring. 

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