moon northern california cabins & cottages cover featuring multiple wooden cabins next to a river and a mountain

Moon Northern California Cabins & Cottages

Great Lodgings with Easy Access to Outdoor Recreation

Second Edition, March 2006
Pages: 432

Price: $17.95 USD
ISBN: 9781566915878

Northern California contains some of the most diverse and beautiful landscapes in the country. If you are looking for the ideal place to escape, Moon Northern California Cabins & Cottages is the ideal resource for enjoying a Northern California getaway centered on outdoor recreation and a cabin or cottage. Your adventure starts with Moon Outdoors and author Tom Stienstra, the nation’s top-selling outdoor writer and two-time National Outdoor Writer of the Year.

  • Discover accommodations from the Redwood Empire to Monterey and from Lake Tahoe to Sequoia National Park
  • Choose the place that’s right for you, whether it’s a romantic lakeside cottage, a rustic tent cabin, or a fire lookout station
  • Find details on each facility, including location, complete contact information, rates, amenities, and special features
  • Learn about the range of activities—from horseback riding to fishing—available on-site or within a short drive
  • Reach your destination easily with precise driving directions

What’s inside Moon Northern California Cabins & Cottages

Enjoy the very best of Northern California Cabins & Cottages with these itineraries:
    • Best for Water Sports
    • Best for Fishing
    • Best for Horseback Riding
    • Best for Winter Sports
    • Best for Beach Access
    • Most Luxurious
    • Best for Families
    • Most Romantic
    • Most Secluded
Discover the best biking spots in:
    • Redwood Empire
    • Shasta and Trinity
    • Lassen and Modoc
    • Mendocino and Wine Country
    • Sacramento and Gold Country
    • Tahoe and Northern Sierra
    • San Francisco Bay Area
    • Yosemite and Mammoth Lakes
    • Monterey and San Simeon
    • San Joaquin Valley
    • Sequoia and Kings Canyon

For over 30 years, Tom Stienstra‘s full-time job has been to capture and communicate the outdoor experience. He has hiked 25,000 miles, caught world-record fish, led dozens of expeditions, and is a certified pilot.

Tom is the nation’s top-selling author of outdoors guidebooks. He is the outdoor writer for the San Francisco Chronicle and broadcasts a weekly radio show, Tom Stienstra’s Outdoors Reports, on KCBS-San Francisco. Tom has been inducted into of the California Outdoors Hall of Fame, been named California Outdoor Writer of the Year five times, and received the President’s Choice Award (Newspaper/Website) from the Outdoor Writers Association of America three times.

You can contact Tom directly via the website His guidebooks include:

Moon California Camping
Moon California Hiking
(with Ann Marie Brown)
Moon California Fishing
Moon California Recreational Lakes & Rivers
Moon Northern California Cabins & Cottages
Moon Northern California Camping
Moon Northern California Hiking
(with Ann Marie Brown)
Moon Oregon Camping
Moon Pacific Northwest Camping
Moon Washington Camping
Moon West Coast RV Camping
California Wildlife
Tom Stienstra’s Bay Area Recreation