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Explore Butte County highlights why the North State is such an amazing wintertime destination as part of its new “How We Winter” campaign. From ice skating and holiday celebrations to bird watching and outdoor recreation, Butte County has a diverse and unique range of winter activities for visitors to discover.
Explore Butte County is proud to partner with the Sierra Oro Farm Trail to promote an expanded, month-long mobile Farm & Wine Pass throughout the entire month of October as part of the local farming community’s annual harvest celebration.
Explore Butte County has launched the “Hike Butte & Give Back” wearables campaign in partnership with Upper Park Clothing and Chico Velo Trailworks to elevate ongoing education and maintenance for local trails as well as celebrate the popular #HikeButteCA digital pass program. Upper Park Clothing recently designed and introduced a new “wearables” collection of t-shirts, hoodies, socks, and more that feature the iconic outdoor landmarks Monkey Face, Big Chico Creek, Phantom Falls, and Bear Hole. 25% of the profits from each sale are being donated to Chico Velo Trailworks, an organization that actively supports the creation and maintenance of sustainable and enjoyable trails in the region.
Because a single day trip simply doesn’t offer enough time to adequately explore even a corner of the expansive Butte County, local experts and enthusiasts have compiled two- and three-day suggested road trip itineraries curated and showcased by Explore Butte County.
Committed to being a steward of the land and a champion of promoting the abundance of outdoor activations that await in the North State, Explore Butte County has donated the final $5,000 needed to close the gap and move the Colby Mountain Recreation Project forward. The Colby Mountain Recreation Project is a collaborative effort that envisions 40 miles of high
quality, non-motorized trails in Lassen National Forest.
In an effort to keep the community safe during the COVID-19 pandemic, the local museum community is proud to present a fun and free Butte County Museum Weekend virtual event February 27 & 28, 2021.
In a move to showcase its abundance of wide-open spaces and the hundreds of miles of hiking trails that run through the area, Explore Butte County has curated a list of 35 amazing local hikes. To encourage community members of all ages to hit the trails, Explore Butte County is launching a #HikeButteCA pass program that allows users to track progress and includes a game with the chance to win limited-edition prizes (the more hikes completed, the more swag hikers earn along with more chances to win).
Explore Butte County is proud and excited to present the 3rd Annual Butte County Restaurant Week that will take place over the course of 10 days, January 22-31, 2021.
Known for an abundance of wide open spaces and natural resources that attract an impressive variety of wildlife and bird species, Explore Butte County encourages local residents to venture outdoors in the next few weeks to see, discover and celebrate the winter birding season in a safe and socially distanced way.