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Twain Harte Vacation Rentals

Twain Harte Vacation Rentals

The small town of Twain Harte is one of the census-designated places is the state of California. The name of this beautiful town is derived from two famous writers who lived in California, Mark Twain and Bret Harte. Now if the town’s name itself is so interesting, one can easily imagine the extent of beauty and entertainment Twain Harte is capable of providing.

Twain Harte Vacation Rentals
Twain Harte Vacation Rentals

The main beauty of this small town lies in the scenery that it exuberates. It is surrounded by pine trees and has a mountain lake as well. After months of working and living in busy cities where life is always a rush, this serene beauty draws a man towards himself like a bee to a flower. The creative name too is inspired by the motivation the surroundings have provided to so many writers and poets.

While taking into consideration all the activities that you can pursue during your vacation to this natural hide out, the historic relevance too should be considered. In present times the main attraction of this area are the modern summer houses, an excellent golf coarse and delicious dinner houses.

Years ago the “Rock” was the center of attraction in Twain Harte. Located near the Twain Harte Lake Dam, the “Rock” is a huge expanse of granite and was given the name by the Twain Harte locals.

Due to the gold mines located around the area, people came and started to occupy the area; but once the craze of the quest for gold exhausted, the natural resources were targeted. Thus, the areas surrounding the “Rock” are filled with lumber mills and cattle ranches. Twain Harte is also where the base camp of the Mi-Wuk Indians was situated.

Carlo DeFerrari, a famous county historian, says Twain Harte is most likely the first private recreational subdivision in the Sierra Nevada district. Originally it was only seen as a summer retreat for families but now it has become a full fledged town in itself. But this fact does not take away the simplicity of the town.

The best part about the development of the Twain Harte is that it is much easier now to plan a quick trip to this beautiful lake town and not worry about a place to spend the night.

The vacation rental business has grown by leaps and bounds in this area, with hospitality and comfort given first preference over price. Cabins are available for rent at very low rates, and information about these cabins is easily available online and can help a lot with the pre planning your trip. Every amenity can be found in the vacation rentals with the added bonus of natural beauty and a peaceful little town.