OUR BLOG

/Our Blog/

June 2019

Paranormal Prospecting Tour of Columbia State Historic Park

By |2019-06-19T21:14:42-07:00June 19th, 2019|Columbia State Park, McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn|

Have you ever wondered if Columbia is truly a Ghost Town? Have you ever “felt something” while stepping into one of our old buildings? Now is your chance to be a part of history and explore the spirits of Columbia in our very first paranormal [...]

Comments Off on Paranormal Prospecting Tour of Columbia State Historic Park

2019 Summer Season: Concert in the Pines

By |2019-06-13T20:46:16-07:00June 13th, 2019|Things to Do, Twain Harte|

Enjoy warm summer evenings in Twain Harte! Concerts in the Pines is every Saturday night at 6pm from June 15-August 31! June 15 Agent Band Journey, Eagles, 70’s & 80”s June 22 The Sky Kings Country /Americana June 29 Timberline Classic Contemporary Rock July [...]

Comments Off on 2019 Summer Season: Concert in the Pines

Choose the Perfect Venue for Your Small Wedding or Elopement Ceremony: McCaffrey House

By |2019-06-04T19:45:41-07:00June 1st, 2019|McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn, Weddings & Elopement|

Looking for a beautiful setting for your wedding or elopement? Look no further. The McCaffrey House offers a brilliant variety of packages to make your special day exactly as you’ve always envisioned it. With choices like the specific space for your event, the number of [...]

Comments Off on Choose the Perfect Venue for Your Small Wedding or Elopement Ceremony: McCaffrey House

May 2019

Activities in Close Proximity to McCaffrey House – near Yosemite, Dodge Ridge and Sonora Ca

By |2019-05-19T22:34:39-07:00May 19th, 2019|Sonora Theatre, Things to Do|

At the McCaffrey House Bed and Breakfast, you will find serenity, comfort and be immersed in peaceful nature. There are a wide variety of amenities that make any stay pleasurable and memorable. Along with on-site advantages, the McCaffrey House holds the advantage of proximity to [...]

Comments Off on Activities in Close Proximity to McCaffrey House – near Yosemite, Dodge Ridge and Sonora Ca

Intimate Weddings at McCaffrey House Are Perfect for Your Special Day

By |2019-06-04T19:47:14-07:00May 5th, 2019|McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn, Sierra Mountains, Weddings & Elopement|

Congratulations on your engagement! Enjoy this special time as you count down the days until you are officially married to the love of your life. An intimate wedding at McCaffrey House is the perfect way to spend your special day. Benefits of Celebrating at McCaffrey [...]

Comments Off on Intimate Weddings at McCaffrey House Are Perfect for Your Special Day

April 2019

Columbia Annual Firemen’s Muster – May 04, 2019

By |2019-04-25T00:09:33-07:00April 25th, 2019|columbia state historic park, McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn, Things to Do|

  Time: Begins at 10 AM Admission: Free Location: Columbia State Historic Park Main St, Columbia, Ca 95310 Event Type: General View Website Volunteer fire crews from around the western United States will take part in the competition, presented by Columbia Volunteer Fire Department Engine [...]

Comments Off on Columbia Annual Firemen’s Muster – May 04, 2019

McCaffrey House – Where Friendships are Made

By |2019-05-19T22:45:01-07:00April 19th, 2019|McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn|

At the McCaffrey House, there are wonderful opportunities to make friends. Your day starts off each morning with McCaffrey House Breakfasts at 9am. Prepared by Stephanie McCaffrey, these gourmet breakfasts take place in the quaint country-style dining room. Stephanie, a master of the culinary arts, [...]

Comments Off on McCaffrey House – Where Friendships are Made

Sierra Repertory Theatre: Guess Who is Coming to Dinner

By |2019-04-10T03:02:16-07:00April 10th, 2019|Sonora Theatre, Things to Do|

By Todd Kreidler Based on the screenplay Guess Who's Coming to Dinner, by William Rose​ Sierra Rep premiere April 26-May 19 East Sonora Theatre Rated PG A progressive white couple's proud liberal sensibilities are put to the test when their daughter brings her black fiancé [...]

Comments Off on Sierra Repertory Theatre: Guess Who is Coming to Dinner

Jamestown California: Railtown 1897 State Historic Park Opens for the Season

By |2019-04-10T03:10:45-07:00April 1st, 2019|Jamestown, Railtown, Things to Do|

General Information At Railtown 1897 State Historic Park in Jamestown, California, history comes to life with vintage steam trains, a working roundhouse, and the timeless Sierra Railway Shops, a designated California Historical Landmark. Railtown 1897 State Historic Park is located in Tuolumne County, the heart [...]

Comments Off on Jamestown California: Railtown 1897 State Historic Park Opens for the Season

March 2019

Plenty of Outdoor Fun Near McCaffrey House

By |2019-04-10T03:04:53-07:00March 30th, 2019|Dodge Ridge, McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn, Sierra Mountains, Things to Do, Yosemite|

Calling all nature lovers -- there's a hideaway in a quiet forest hollow of the High Sierra that's calling your name! McCaffrey House is an elegant bed and breakfast surrounded by pristine forests with so many things to offer for the outdoor enthusiast. Just look [...]

Comments Off on Plenty of Outdoor Fun Near McCaffrey House

Spring in the Sierra: Visit McCaffrey House and Chase Waterfalls!

By |2019-03-20T08:57:37-07:00March 20th, 2019|McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn, Sierra Mountains, Things to Do, Tuolumne County|

Spring brings wildflowers, waterfalls and longer days to explore the abundance of adventure in Tuolumne County. This winter season has brought us a wealth of snow and rain, leaving us in awe of the local watering holes. The High Sierra snowfall will extend the lifetime [...]

Comments Off on Spring in the Sierra: Visit McCaffrey House and Chase Waterfalls!

Dodge Ridge Ski Resort and McCaffrey House: What could be better!

By |2019-03-06T23:33:49-07:00March 1st, 2019|Dodge Ridge, McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn, Sierra Mountains, Things to Do|

If you are looking at taking a wonderful ski vacation to Dodge Ridge Ski Resort, staying at McCaffrey House is the perfect place to rest and refuel after a day of snow sports. Nestled in the middle of a beautiful, wooded setting only 30 minutes [...]

Comments Off on Dodge Ridge Ski Resort and McCaffrey House: What could be better!

February 2019

Steps to Planning Dream Weddings and Elopements at McCaffrey House

By |2019-03-06T23:35:51-07:00February 6th, 2019|McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn, Sierra Mountains, Weddings & Elopement|

The beautiful Sierra Mountains are a stunning place for your dream day. Every couple has different ideas of their perfect wedding. If you are considering a smaller celebration, these steps to planning dream Weddings and Elopements at McCaffrey House are for you. Relax and Cherish [...]

Comments Off on Steps to Planning Dream Weddings and Elopements at McCaffrey House

Tour Yosemite National Park – America’s First National Park

By |2019-02-02T19:25:58-07:00February 2nd, 2019|McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn, Sierra Mountains, Yosemite|

If you are staying at McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast, you won't want to miss a trip (or two!) to Yosemite National Park. We are close to Yosemite, only an hour's drive away. Ansel Adams made the park famous with his breathtaking photographs of the [...]

Comments Off on Tour Yosemite National Park – America’s First National Park

January 2019

Sierra Mountains Getaway: Bring the Whole Family – Dogs Included!

By |2019-02-02T19:30:17-07:00January 20th, 2019|McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn, Pet-friendly Lodging, Sierra Mountains, Things to Do, Twain Harte|

How many times have you started planning a vacation only to realize your beloved Fido isn't welcome at your dream hotel? At McCaffrey House Bed and Breakfast, we encourage you to bring your whole family - four-legged children included! A Place for the Whole Family [...]

Comments Off on Sierra Mountains Getaway: Bring the Whole Family – Dogs Included!

Activities in Close Proximity to McCaffrey House – near Yosemite, Dodge Ridge and Sonora Ca

By |2019-02-02T19:26:29-07:00January 2nd, 2019|Sonora Theatre, Things to Do|

At the McCaffrey House Bed and Breakfast, you will find serenity, comfort and be immersed in peaceful nature. There are a wide variety of amenities that make any stay pleasurable and memorable. Along with on-site advantages, the McCaffrey House holds the advantage of proximity to [...]

Comments Off on Activities in Close Proximity to McCaffrey House – near Yosemite, Dodge Ridge and Sonora Ca

December 2018

Stephanie McCaffrey Wins the Peggy Mosley Innkeeper of the Year Award

By |2019-02-02T19:23:16-07:00December 2nd, 2018|McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn, Stephanie McCaffrey, Twain Harte|

Casey McCaffrey says it best about his mom, Stephanie McCaffrey: "Today I'm a very proud son! My mom was awarded the Peggy Mosley Award for Best Inn Keeper and/ or Bed and Breakfast Owner in the state of California. The award was given by the [...]

Comments Off on Stephanie McCaffrey Wins the Peggy Mosley Innkeeper of the Year Award

November 2018

Stay at the McCaffrey House During Your Next Ski Trip to Dodge Ridge Ski Resort

By |2018-11-28T00:00:23-07:00November 20th, 2018|Dodge Ridge, McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn, Sierra Mountains, Things to Do|

Are you planning a ski vacation to Dodge Ridge Ski Resort? If so, you're probably looking for the perfect place to stay. Well, look no further. The McCaffrey House is the perfect place to stay during your ski vacation. Close to the Ski Resort This [...]

Comments Off on Stay at the McCaffrey House During Your Next Ski Trip to Dodge Ridge Ski Resort

Winter Sports in the Sierra Mountains Nearby McCaffrey House

By |2018-11-27T23:58:39-07:00November 1st, 2018|Dodge Ridge, McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn, Sierra Mountains, Winter Sports|

SNOW & SNOW PLAY Ski, snow board, cross country ski and snow shoe enthusiasts as well as those people who just enjoy playing and sliding in the snow have long been drawn to the Dodge Ridge Wintersports Area. Others enjoy Leland High Sierra Snow Play [...]

Comments Off on Winter Sports in the Sierra Mountains Nearby McCaffrey House

October 2018

Tour Yosemite National Park – America’s First National Park

By |2018-11-28T00:11:32-07:00October 22nd, 2018|McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn, Sierra Mountains, Yosemite|

If you are staying at McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast, you won't want to miss a trip (or two!) to Yosemite National Park. We are close to Yosemite, only an hour's drive away. Ansel Adams made the park famous with his breathtaking photographs of the [...]

Comments Off on Tour Yosemite National Park – America’s First National Park

Take a Break in Pet Friendly Lodging After Hiking the Trails

By |2018-10-16T02:37:25-07:00October 16th, 2018|McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn, Pet-friendly Lodging, Sierra Mountains|

There are several dog-friendly trails in and around Sonora and Twain Harte, and McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn gives you and your pets a home base while you explore as many of them as you want. Here are a few nearby favorites: West Side Rails: [...]

Comments Off on Take a Break in Pet Friendly Lodging After Hiking the Trails

Small and Sweet: Winter Weddings at McCaffrey House

By |2018-10-16T02:49:31-07:00October 1st, 2018|McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn, Weddings & Elopement|

Some brides dream of huge weddings in fancy halls with receptions filled with hundred of people. They dream of large wedding parties, fancy dresses, and a feast fit for a king. Other brides like things a little more simplistic. They desire to be surrounded by [...]

Comments Off on Small and Sweet: Winter Weddings at McCaffrey House

September 2018

McCaffrey House New Friends, Food & Drink

By |2018-10-16T02:46:37-07:00September 25th, 2018|McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn|

At the McCaffrey House, there are wonderful opportunities to make friends. Your day starts off each morning with McCaffrey House Breakfasts at 9am. Prepared by Stephanie McCaffrey, these gourmet breakfasts take place in the quaint country-style dining room. Stephanie, a master of the culinary arts, [...]

Comments Off on McCaffrey House New Friends, Food & Drink

5 Stars: Guest Reviews Show McCaffrey House is a Favorite Stay!

By |2018-10-16T02:39:48-07:00September 5th, 2018|McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn, McCaffrey House Guest Reviews|

From our cozy, pet-friendly rooms, to our delicious morning breakfasts, McCaffrey House is loved by all who stop in. We strive to make every guest feel at home when they stay with us, which is why countless reviews we receive mention that we are friendly, [...]

Comments Off on 5 Stars: Guest Reviews Show McCaffrey House is a Favorite Stay!

Take a Break from Your Busy Life and RELAX at McCaffrey House

By |2018-11-28T00:00:50-07:00September 1st, 2018|McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn, Pet-friendly Lodging, Things to Do|

There's a reason certain vacations are called "get-aways". Life can be so stressful these days that sometimes the only thing to do is to give yourself the gift of a few days or a week to "get away from it all". There's a place in [...]

Comments Off on Take a Break from Your Busy Life and RELAX at McCaffrey House

August 2018

Wine Tasting – Things to Do on Your Day Off From Hiking

By |2018-08-29T03:35:02-07:00August 29th, 2018|McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn, Things to Do, Wine Tasting|

After a day of hiking Yosemite Valley or the Calaveras Big Trees, you deserve a day off to restore. Luckily, the McCaffrey House is near to many award-winning and scenic vineyards. Some of our favorites include the following: La Bella Rosa - This winery is [...]

Comments Off on Wine Tasting – Things to Do on Your Day Off From Hiking

A Dog-Lover’s Perfect Vacation at the McCaffrey House

By |2018-08-29T03:34:21-07:00August 9th, 2018|McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn, Pet-friendly Lodging|

It’s a well-known truth that some people are very close to their dogs. They go everywhere together, from the park to the bookstore. Almost every photo of them also features at least one dog and, if they have their way, they will be (or were) [...]

Comments Off on A Dog-Lover’s Perfect Vacation at the McCaffrey House

Sierra Mountains Getaway: Bring the Whole Family – Dogs Included!

By |2018-08-29T03:41:25-07:00August 1st, 2018|McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn, Pet-friendly Lodging, Sierra Mountains, Things to Do, Twain Harte|

How many times have you started planning a vacation only to realize your beloved Fido isn't welcome at your dream hotel? At McCaffrey House Bed and Breakfast, we encourage you to bring your whole family - four-legged children included! A Place for the Whole Family [...]

Comments Off on Sierra Mountains Getaway: Bring the Whole Family – Dogs Included!

July 2018

Tuolumne County Facts

By |2018-08-29T03:30:44-07:00July 30th, 2018|Tuolumne County|

LOCATION Tuolumne (To-All-O-Me rhymes with “follow me”) County, 133 miles east of San Francisco, is a pristine, scenic expanse reaching into the foothills of the Sierra Nevada Mountains. The main highways leading to this picturesque, two-to-three-hour drive from the Bay Area are Highways 108 and [...]

Comments Off on Tuolumne County Facts

Tuolumne County’s Gold Country is rich and alive with thriving Gold Rush towns such as Jamestown, Sonora and Columbia.

By |2018-07-08T22:01:31-07:00July 8th, 2018|columbia state historic park, Jamestown, McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn, Sonora California, Things to Do, Twain Harte|

When staying at McCaffrey House, take some time to explore the historic Gold Country just a short drive away! Tuolumne County’s Gold Country offers an authentic Gold Rush experience with its rich, lively and thriving historic towns such as Jamestown, Sonora, Twain Harte and Columbia [...]

Comments Off on Tuolumne County’s Gold Country is rich and alive with thriving Gold Rush towns such as Jamestown, Sonora and Columbia.

Guests Agree That Hospitality Sets McCaffrey House Apart

By |2018-07-08T22:07:58-07:00July 1st, 2018|McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn, McCaffrey House Guest Reviews|

A key part of any bed and breakfast is the breakfast--after all, it's part of the name. But guests all agree what makes the McCaffrey House experience so wonderful isn't just the fact that we offer food: it's the heart we put into starting your [...]

Comments Off on Guests Agree That Hospitality Sets McCaffrey House Apart

June 2018

Weddings and Elopements at McCaffrey House: Tips For Your Wedding Day

By |2018-07-08T22:05:23-07:00June 30th, 2018|McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn, Weddings & Elopement|

A wedding is such a beautiful thing. Weddings can trigger emotions in you that you never knew existed. Although what you experience at a wedding is always moving, beautiful, and inspirational, that is only the end result. There is always a significant amount of stress, [...]

Comments Off on Weddings and Elopements at McCaffrey House: Tips For Your Wedding Day

Columbia State Historic Park – Worth a Visit

By |2018-06-11T23:00:04-07:00June 11th, 2018|columbia state historic park, Gold Country Museums, Things to Do|

168 years ago, gold was discovered in Columbia. This discovery changed the land forever when thousands of people came to the area to “strike it rich”. Come help us commemorate this monumental event in Columbia's history and celebrate with us as we remember why the [...]

Comments Off on Columbia State Historic Park – Worth a Visit

May 2018

June 2018 Things to Do

By |2018-05-14T22:04:35-07:00May 14th, 2018|McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn, Sierra Mountains, Sonora California, Sonora Theatre, Things to Do, Twain Harte|

June 1 Friday Night Movies at Yosemite Lakes RV Resort Pavilion. For more information: 877-570-2267 June 2 Annual Royal Flush Crapper Derby Race in Twain Harte 9am-4pm. For more information: 209-586-4482 Columbia Farmory (Every Wednesday and Saturday 11-5pm) Saturday Afternoon Crafts at Yosemite Lakes RV [...]

Comments Off on June 2018 Things to Do

McCaffrey House Breakfasts and Wine Hour

By |2018-05-03T21:07:21-07:00May 3rd, 2018|McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn|

At the McCaffrey House, there truly is something for everyone. Your day starts off each morning with McCaffrey House Breakfasts at 9am. Prepared by Stephanie McCaffrey, these gourmet breakfasts take place in the quaint country-style dining room. Stephanie, a master of the culinary arts, provides [...]

Comments Off on McCaffrey House Breakfasts and Wine Hour

April 2018

McCaffrey House Spring 2018 Calendar of Local Events

By |2018-04-12T20:30:19-07:00April 12th, 2018|Sierra Mountains, Sonora Theatre, Things to Do, Twain Harte, Wine Tasting, Yosemite|

Tuolumne County Events April-May 2018 April 6 Mamma Mia! Live theatre production presented by the East Sonora Sierra Repertory Theatre. Shows on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday. Matinees and evening shows. For more information: 209-532-3120. April 7 Columbia Farmory (Every Wednesday and Saturday 11-5pm) Mamma [...]

Comments Off on McCaffrey House Spring 2018 Calendar of Local Events

5 Reasons to visit Tuolumne County & McCaffrey House this Spring

By |2018-04-06T03:03:59-07:00April 6th, 2018|McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn, Sierra Mountains|

Tuolumne County sings a song of spring as the flower covered, green earth and snow melt filled rivers come to life with opportunities of adventure. We've put together a list of some seasonal musts that will have you booking your flight, packing the car, and [...]

Comments Off on 5 Reasons to visit Tuolumne County & McCaffrey House this Spring

March 2018

Activities in Close Proximity to McCaffrey House – near Yosemite, Dodge Ridge and Sonora Ca

By |2018-04-03T23:56:45-07:00March 30th, 2018|Sonora Theatre, Things to Do|

At the McCaffrey House Bed and Breakfast, you will find serenity, comfort and be immersed in peaceful nature. There are a wide variety of amenities that make any stay pleasurable and memorable. Along with on-site advantages, the McCaffrey House holds the advantage of proximity to [...]

Comments Off on Activities in Close Proximity to McCaffrey House – near Yosemite, Dodge Ridge and Sonora Ca

Plenty of Outdoor Fun Near McCaffrey House

By |2018-04-03T23:56:46-07:00March 15th, 2018|Dodge Ridge, McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn, Sierra Mountains, Things to Do, Yosemite|

Calling all nature lovers -- there's a hideaway in a quiet forest hollow of the High Sierra that's calling your name! McCaffrey House is an elegant bed and breakfast surrounded by pristine forests with so many things to offer for the outdoor enthusiast. Just look [...]

Comments Off on Plenty of Outdoor Fun Near McCaffrey House

February 2018

Intimate Weddings at McCaffrey House Are Perfect for Your Special Day

By |2018-04-03T23:56:46-07:00February 28th, 2018|McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn, Sierra Mountains, Weddings & Elopement|

Congratulations on your engagement! Enjoy this special time as you count down the days until you are officially married to the love of your life. An intimate wedding at McCaffrey House is the perfect way to spend your special day. Benefits of Celebrating at McCaffrey [...]

Comments Off on Intimate Weddings at McCaffrey House Are Perfect for Your Special Day

McCaffrey House Offers Beautiful Yosemite Lodging

By |2018-04-03T23:56:46-07:00February 16th, 2018|McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn, Yosemite|

A vacation to the beautiful part of California that contains Yosemite National Park is not complete without a stay at McCaffrey House. Only an hour from this majestic park, McCaffrey House is the perfect Yosemite lodging. Even the drive into the park is amazing, and [...]

Comments Off on McCaffrey House Offers Beautiful Yosemite Lodging

Tour Yosemite National Park – America’s First National Park

By |2018-04-03T23:56:46-07:00February 1st, 2018|McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn, Sierra Mountains, Yosemite|

If you are staying at McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast, you won't want to miss a trip (or two!) to Yosemite National Park. We are close to Yosemite, only an hour's drive away. Ansel Adams made the park famous with his breathtaking photographs of the [...]

Comments Off on Tour Yosemite National Park – America’s First National Park

January 2018

December 2017

Indigeny Reserve, Sonora CA: organic apple ranch, ciderworks, distillery and tasting room

By |2018-04-03T23:56:46-07:00December 18th, 2017|McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn, Things to Do|

Co-founders Jay and Judy Watson officially opened Indigeny Reserve to the public in 2012, and already it ranks as one of the Mother Lode’s top tourist attractions, according to TripAdvisor and Yelp, top consumer review sites. Jay is the former owner-operator of a San Francisco-based [...]

Comments Off on Indigeny Reserve, Sonora CA: organic apple ranch, ciderworks, distillery and tasting room

Activities in Close Proximity to McCaffrey House – near Yosemite, Dodge Ridge and Sonora Ca

By |2018-04-03T23:56:46-07:00December 6th, 2017|Sonora Theatre, Things to Do|

At the McCaffrey House Bed and Breakfast, you will find serenity, comfort and be immersed in peaceful nature. There are a wide variety of amenities that make any stay pleasurable and memorable. Along with on-site advantages, the McCaffrey House holds the advantage of proximity to [...]

Comments Off on Activities in Close Proximity to McCaffrey House – near Yosemite, Dodge Ridge and Sonora Ca

November 2017

Celebrate Christmas in the Sierra Mountains This Year

By |2018-04-03T23:56:46-07:00November 22nd, 2017|Holidays, McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn, Sierra Mountains, Things to Do|

There's nothing quite like Christmas in the Sierras. The mountain air can be cold, but it's amazingly crisp and clear. Snow lies beautifully on the pine and oak trees. And the small mountain towns offer plenty to do and see, without the rush and bustle [...]

Comments Off on Celebrate Christmas in the Sierra Mountains This Year

Winter Sports in the Sierra Mountains Nearby McCaffrey House

By |2018-04-03T23:56:46-07:00November 13th, 2017|Dodge Ridge, McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn, Sierra Mountains, Winter Sports|

SNOW & SNOW PLAY Ski, snow board, cross country ski and snow shoe enthusiasts as well as those people who just enjoy playing and sliding in the snow have long been drawn to the Dodge Ridge Wintersports Area. Others enjoy Leland High Sierra Snow Play [...]

Comments Off on Winter Sports in the Sierra Mountains Nearby McCaffrey House

October 2017

Visit a Museum in the Gold Country of California

By |2018-04-03T23:56:46-07:00October 31st, 2017|Gold Country Museums|

Step back in time on a museum tour. There are several museums in Tuolumne County where visitors learn about the rich Gold Rush history, view historical artifacts and discover geological sites. • Tuolumne County Museum is located in downtown Sonora in what was Sonora’s original [...]

Comments Off on Visit a Museum in the Gold Country of California

Fishing near McCaffrey House – It’s a Paradise!

By |2018-04-03T23:56:46-07:00October 12th, 2017|McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn, Sierra Mountains, Things to Do|

It’s a fisherman’s paradise in Tuolumne County.  From the alpine lakes of the High Sierra to the foothill reservoirs to the Tuolumne River, they’re the perfect spots for anglers of all experience and variety. Fishing the Emigrant Wilderness lets you get off the beaten path, [...]

Comments Off on Fishing near McCaffrey House – It’s a Paradise!

Tuolumne County: Girls Trip

By |2018-04-03T23:56:46-07:00October 2nd, 2017|McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn, Things to Do|

by Mackenzie Rodgers, Digital Content Coordinator for Visit Tuolumne It is a rare but necessary occasion in all women’s lives when they can find the time to get together with the best of friends; sharing new adventures, hikes, drinks, and laughter. If you’re planning a [...]

Comments Off on Tuolumne County: Girls Trip

August 2017

Guests Agree That Hospitality Sets McCaffrey House Apart

By |2018-04-03T23:56:46-07:00August 31st, 2017|McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn, McCaffrey House Guest Reviews|

A key part of any bed and breakfast is the breakfast--after all, it's part of the name. But guests all agree what makes the McCaffrey House experience so wonderful isn't just the fact that we offer food: it's the heart we put into starting your [...]

Comments Off on Guests Agree That Hospitality Sets McCaffrey House Apart

Wine Tasting – Things to Do on Your Day Off From Hiking

By |2018-04-03T23:56:46-07:00August 24th, 2017|McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn, Things to Do, Wine Tasting|

After a day of hiking Yosemite Valley or the Calaveras Big Trees, you deserve a day off to restore. Luckily, the McCaffrey House is near to many award-winning and scenic vineyards. Some of our favorites include the following: La Bella Rosa - This winery is [...]

Comments Off on Wine Tasting – Things to Do on Your Day Off From Hiking

Weddings and Elopements at McCaffrey House: Just For the Two

By |2018-04-03T23:56:47-07:00August 10th, 2017|McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn, Weddings & Elopement|

Joining your life with the person you love most shouldn't be a stressful event. That's why at McCaffrey House, we specialize in small weddings and elopements. Our Just For the Two package in particular keeps the special moment private and peaceful between the two people [...]

Comments Off on Weddings and Elopements at McCaffrey House: Just For the Two

A+ Bed and Breakfast: Guest Reviews Say It All

By |2018-04-03T23:56:47-07:00August 3rd, 2017|McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn, McCaffrey House Guest Reviews, Uncategorized|

Here at McCaffrey House we aim to make your next trip the most special vacation you've ever taken. We love hosting family reunions, weddings, and honeymoons. Plus, we are dog-friendly so you can truly bring the whole family! Be prepared for truly natural and restorative [...]

Comments Off on A+ Bed and Breakfast: Guest Reviews Say It All

July 2017

Perfect Yosemite Lodging for Vacation!

By |2018-04-03T23:56:47-07:00July 20th, 2017|McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn, Sierra Mountains, Sonora California, Things to Do, Twain Harte, Yosemite|

Everyone needs a vacation! When venturing to Northern California, Yosemite is always a popular stop for families, friends, and couples looking for an adventurous getaway. The McCaffrey House is conveniently located near Yosemite National Park, as well as a host of other unique California attractions, [...]

Comments Off on Perfect Yosemite Lodging for Vacation!

Is Being Green Important To You? Then Stay At McCaffrey House

By |2018-04-03T23:56:47-07:00July 13th, 2017|Green Hotel, McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn|

The environment is a precious aspect of our world that needs to be preserved and protected. At McCaffrey House, we work hard to make our environment as green as possible. Anyone who wants to explore the mountains near us or who is planning a hike [...]

Comments Off on Is Being Green Important To You? Then Stay At McCaffrey House

Sierra Mountains Getaway: Bring the Whole Family – Dogs Included!

By |2018-08-29T03:37:18-07:00July 6th, 2017|McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn, Pet-friendly Lodging, Sierra Mountains, Things to Do, Twain Harte|

How many times have you started planning a vacation only to realize your beloved Fido isn't welcome at your dream hotel? At McCaffrey House Bed and Breakfast, we encourage you to bring your whole family - four-legged children included! A Place for the Whole Family [...]

Comments Off on Sierra Mountains Getaway: Bring the Whole Family – Dogs Included!

June 2017

Sonora Area Summer Events

By |2018-04-03T23:56:47-07:00June 29th, 2017|McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn, Sonora California, Sonora Theatre, Things to Do, Twain Harte|

Tucked among the Sierra Nevada mountains, the Sonora area is a picturesque destination with plenty to offer visitors. Founded during the California Gold Rush of the mid-1800’s, Sonora features historic buildings, museums, theater and several festivals and events throughout the year. These are just a [...]

Comments Off on Sonora Area Summer Events

A Dog-Lover’s Perfect Vacation at the McCaffrey House

By |2018-04-03T23:56:47-07:00June 22nd, 2017|McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn, Pet-friendly Lodging|

It’s a well-known truth that some people are very close to their dogs. They go everywhere together, from the park to the bookstore. Almost every photo of them also features at least one dog and, if they have their way, they will be (or were) [...]

Comments Off on A Dog-Lover’s Perfect Vacation at the McCaffrey House

Twain Harte’s Summer Concerts in the Pines, 2017

By |2018-04-03T23:56:47-07:00June 9th, 2017|Things to Do, Twain Harte|

Twain Harte Concerts In the Pines are presented every Saturday night, during the summer months. Located on the Rotary Stage at Eproson Park, concerts usually start at 6 PM and are free to the public. Picnics, blankets and low-back chairs are welcome, and you may [...]

Comments Off on Twain Harte’s Summer Concerts in the Pines, 2017

5 Stars: Guest Reviews Show McCaffrey House is a Favorite Stay!

By |2018-04-03T23:56:47-07:00June 8th, 2017|McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn, McCaffrey House Guest Reviews|

From our cozy, pet-friendly rooms, to our delicious morning breakfasts, McCaffrey House is loved by all who stop in. We strive to make every guest feel at home when they stay with us, which is why countless reviews we receive mention that we are friendly, [...]

Comments Off on 5 Stars: Guest Reviews Show McCaffrey House is a Favorite Stay!

Weddings and Elopements at McCaffrey House: Tips For Your Wedding Day

By |2018-04-03T23:56:47-07:00June 1st, 2017|McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn, Weddings & Elopement|

A wedding is such a beautiful thing. Weddings can trigger emotions in you that you never knew existed. Although what you experience at a wedding is always moving, beautiful, and inspirational, that is only the end result. There is always a significant amount of stress, [...]

Comments Off on Weddings and Elopements at McCaffrey House: Tips For Your Wedding Day

May 2017

Beautiful Lodging for Yosemite Vacation

By |2018-04-03T23:56:47-07:00May 18th, 2017|McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn, Things to Do, Yosemite|

If you're going to be exploring Yosemite National Park or the surrounding area, the McCaffrey House is the place to stay! With its selection of beautiful rooms, a delicious breakfast included, and plenty of amenities, you'll definitely feel at home during your stay. Just down [...]

Comments Off on Beautiful Lodging for Yosemite Vacation

April 2017

Your Dreams Can Come True With Our “Dreams Come True” Package

By |2018-04-03T23:56:47-07:00April 27th, 2017|McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn, Sierra Mountains, Weddings & Elopement|

Are you and your future husband looking for a destination wedding location that suits the needs of both your families? Then you need to check out our “Dreams Come True” wedding package. Designed to suit a whole wedding party, it is perfect for small and [...]

Comments Off on Your Dreams Can Come True With Our “Dreams Come True” Package

Why The Forest Studio At McCaffrey House Should Be Your Yosemite Lodging Choice

By |2018-04-03T23:56:48-07:00April 13th, 2017|McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn, Yosemite|

Visiting Yosemite National Park is an exciting experience, but finding lodging ahead of time is crucial to ensuring you have a maximum amount of fun. That's why it is crucial to stay in our Forest Studio room at McCaffrey House. Absolute Comfort While all of [...]

Comments Off on Why The Forest Studio At McCaffrey House Should Be Your Yosemite Lodging Choice

Choose the Perfect Venue for Your Small Wedding or Elopement Ceremony: McCaffrey House

By |2018-04-03T23:56:48-07:00April 6th, 2017|McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn, Weddings & Elopement|

Looking for a beautiful setting for your wedding or elopement? Look no further. The McCaffrey House offers a brilliant variety of packages to make your special day exactly as you’ve always envisioned it. With choices like the specific space for your event, the number of [...]

Comments Off on Choose the Perfect Venue for Your Small Wedding or Elopement Ceremony: McCaffrey House

March 2017

On A Business Trip And Can’t Leave Your Dog Behind? Let Us Help You Out

By |2018-04-03T23:56:48-07:00March 23rd, 2017|Business Travelers, McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn, Pet-friendly Lodging|

Traveling businessmen or women who own a dog know how difficult it is to leave their best friend behind. Sometimes, you simply have no choice but to bring them with you. Finding a pet-friendly place while on your trip may be troubling, but if your [...]

Comments Off on On A Business Trip And Can’t Leave Your Dog Behind? Let Us Help You Out

Don’t Elope To An Elvis Ceremony: Do It With Some Class

By |2018-04-03T23:56:48-07:00March 9th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Eloping is an increasingly popular wedding decision for a variety of people due to the many benefits it offers. First of all, you can get married for little money and avoid the disapproving glance of friends and family members. However, many think of elopement as [...]

Comments Off on Don’t Elope To An Elvis Ceremony: Do It With Some Class

Stay at the McCaffrey House During Your Next Ski Trip to Dodge Ridge Ski Resort

By |2018-04-03T23:56:48-07:00March 2nd, 2017|Dodge Ridge, McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn, Sierra Mountains, Things to Do|

Are you planning a ski vacation to Dodge Ridge Ski Resort? If so, you're probably looking for the perfect place to stay. Well, look no further. The McCaffrey House is the perfect place to stay during your ski vacation. Close to the Ski Resort This [...]

Comments Off on Stay at the McCaffrey House During Your Next Ski Trip to Dodge Ridge Ski Resort

February 2017

McCaffrey House Breakfasts and Wine Hour

By |2018-04-03T23:56:48-07:00February 24th, 2017|McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn|

At the McCaffrey House, there truly is something for everyone. Your day starts off each morning with McCaffrey House Breakfasts at 9am. Prepared by Stephanie McCaffrey, these gourmet breakfasts take place in the quaint country-style dining room. Stephanie, a master of the culinary arts, provides [...]

Comments Off on McCaffrey House Breakfasts and Wine Hour

SISTER ACT – February 18 – April 9, 2017 at East Sonora Theatre

By |2018-04-03T23:56:48-07:00February 24th, 2017|McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn, Sonora Theatre, Things to Do|

ABOUT THE SHOW Sister Act is the feel-good musical comedy smash that has audiences jumping to their feet! This uplifting musical was nominated for five Tony Awards, including Best Musical. When disco diva, Deloris Van Cartier witnesses a murder, she is put in protective custody [...]

Comments Off on SISTER ACT – February 18 – April 9, 2017 at East Sonora Theatre

McCaffrey House Offers Beautiful Yosemite Lodging

By |2018-04-03T23:56:48-07:00February 16th, 2017|McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn, Yosemite|

A vacation to the beautiful part of California that contains Yosemite National Park is not complete without a stay at McCaffrey House. Only an hour from this majestic park, McCaffrey House is the perfect Yosemite lodging. Even the drive into the park is amazing, and [...]

Comments Off on McCaffrey House Offers Beautiful Yosemite Lodging

ABOUT THE AREA

McCaffrey House, located above the picturesque town of Twain Harte, is an ideal destination for four season travelers. Explore the magnificent Sierra High Country and California's Mother Lode.

Many visitors come to Tuolumne County for the amazing outdoor recreational opportunities: hiking, biking, fishing, river rafting, camping, gold panning, skiing, snowboarding, sightseeing. With Yosemite such a short distance away, this is the perfect destination for outdoor adventurers.

Allow your mind to wander into yesteryear as you see such place names as Chinese Camp, French Flat, Poverty Hill, and Mi Wuk Village. Highway 120 offers year-round access to Yosemite National Park. Our county features Yosemite's Tuolumne Meadows – exquisitely beautiful! The Emigrant Wilderness encompasses several thousand square miles. The elevation ranges from 1,405 feet in Jamestown to 9,628 feet at Sonora Pass. With a population under 60,000 residence, Tuolumne County is one of the least populated counties in California.