Northern California is synonymous with idyllic escapes. Whether it is exploring the untamed wilderness of the many parks, or maybe sailing on the Pacific Ocean as the sun sets, or getting lost among some of the tallest trees on the planet, the endless attractions means lots of quality time spent in the wonderful natural environment. Your kids will love the exercise and fun, and the respect they will gain for nature will be priceless. Truckee is a haven up in the mountains that promises lots of adventure and fun. So whether you want to enjoy hiking, biking, trekking, skiing, or just wandering, your needs will be met here! It is a treat to get truly lost in the wilderness, so check out these best family weekend getaways near Truckee!