Explore Californian Nature
Homestead Cottages is located conveniently close by several fantastic attractions.
Yosemite National Park
Yosemite National Park is California's most famous national park, and spans nearly 1,200 square miles of land. The park is filled with sparkling waterfalls, majestic cliffs, towering sequioas, and is home to a large variety of wildlife.
Zephyr Whitewater Expeditions
Zephyr Whitewater Expeditions has specialized in whitewater rafting trips in California's rivers since 1973. They are the largest rafting outfitter in the Yosemite region and operate in four rivers - Kings, Toulumne, Merced, and American.
Ride on horseback with the Yosemite Cowboys through the beautiful woods of Yosemite. Yosemite Trails is located right outside Yosemite's south gate, and offers both short trails and long trails into the park itself.
Bass Lake is renowned for its fishing, boating, hiking trails, and warm waters. Voted one of the "West's Best Lakes" by Sunset Magazine, and located just 17 miles from Yosemite's South Gate, this place is a hit amongst tourists.
Fresno County Blossom Trail
A dreamy self-guided tour of the beautiful blossoming fruit and nut trees of Fresno, alongside important historical and agricultural sites. Blossom viewing season is typically mid-February to mid-March, so plan carefully!
Madera Wine Trail
Visit the wineries of Madera County as you travel along the Madera Wine Trail. Enjoy the region's rich history and knowledgable staff, all while sipping award-winning wine in their classy and intimate tasting rooms.
The Nelder Grove is a grove of about 100 giant sequoias, located in Sierra National Park. The grove's largest tree is the Nelder Tree, with a volume of 34,993 cubic feet, making it the 22nd largest giant sequoia in the world.
River Creek Golf Course
A 9-hole championship golf course located in the middle of nature, with stunning views. River Creek is within walking distance of Homestead Cottages and is the perfect place to unwind and practice your swing.
Sierra Nevada Motorsports
Sierra Nevada Motorsports offers guided RZR/UTV, Jeep, and Snow Track tours. Visitors have the opportunity to drive a UTV while following a tour guide, or rent one by themselves and drive around the trails with a self-guided GPS system.