Take the time to discover Portola, California. It’s the perfect blend of a little urban life and a whole lot of open space, still untouched as an up-and-coming city with plenty of potential. Portola offers a wide array of outdoor recreational activities, neighborhoods and lifestyles that will give you a chance to live where you play.
In Portola, the Feather River flows through the heart of the city where you can canoe, kayak or paddleboard against the backdrop of the High Sierras. Surrounded by natural beauty with miles of open trails and acres of protected national forest, Portola is located less than an hour’s drive from Reno and a little over two hours from Sacramento – it’s just a short journey away. Discover where to stay, eat, drink, live, and play!
HISTORIC RAILROAD TOWN
Steeped in Railroad history, and home of the Western Pacific Railroad Museum and Railroad Days, Portola attracts the attention of train enthusiasts world-wide. You can even Run A Locomotive!
LOTS OF WIDE OPENS SPACES
Outdoor recreation is a way of life here. You are literally five minutes to freedom in any direction you turn.
LIVE WHERE YOU PLAY
Relocation. Revitalization. The Great Outdoors. The top three reasons you need to Discover Portola.
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