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Lake County is Now Home to a National Monument

Lake County is Now Home to a National Monument

Over 300,000 Acres of Wilderness to Explore!

Lake County has a new national monument, and it was not built by people; it was here long before any of us.

In the California Coast Range mountains, a pristine wilderness area just 100 miles from San Francisco or Sacramento, the scenic and incomparable Berryessa Snow Mountain is now part of a region known as the Berryessa Snow Mountain National Monument. That new distinction comes courtesy of a recent federal proclamation designating the 100-mile stretch of land in northern California wine country as a recognized and protected national treasure for lovers of the outdoors.

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