Living in
Plumas County

Plumas County is a rural, four season mountain haven. You’ll have peace of mind amidst the beauty of our region. With more than 100 lakes and rivers along with millions of acres of forest paths to explore, Plumas County is an outdoor enthusiast's dream. The quality and sophistication of your dining choices are sure to suite your culinary desires. Our restaurants range from lakeside restaurants to cozy cafes offering you traditional American steak and seafood, Italian, Mexican, and California-style diners.

Apply today and join our team of skilled healthcare professionals!

In addition to nature providing seasonal changes of memorable color and smells, there are a number of diverse museums, parks and tours given at any time of the year. Plumas County really is a place outside the ordinary offering ample recreational activities for every season. There’s something for everyone to enjoy doing outside at nearby parks, including many local golf courses, fishing, hiking, horseback riding, off road cycling, skiing, and snowmobiling, etc.

As part of Plumas National Forest, you can visit Lakes Basin Recreation area which was formed by glaciers and has breathtaking character with beautiful mountain scenery. The Plumas Eureka State Park is a very popular campground that offers a historic glimpse of the gold rush era. The fun doesn’t stop there, within an hour’s distance is world-class skilling of Truckee-Lake Tahoe with nothing but majestic views and a marvelous mountain town.

You can make a quick trip to the well known “Biggest Little City in the World”, Reno, Nevada, only 50 miles from Portola. Reno is the largest city in Northern Nevada and is nestled on the eastern side of the Sierra Nevada Mountains offering unlimited indoor and outdoor recreational activities, international airport, shopping, entertainment, a top university, and more. Enjoy the nice weather because it isn't going away!

The endless amounts of adventures and the set your own pace lifestyle is a great place to consider growing your career. Explore a breathtaking atmosphere, clean air, safe community in the beautiful slower pace mountain area, Plumas County.

Without looking back, cruise down Interstate 80 to central valley and San Francisco Bay. San Francisco is undeniably one of the world’s greatest cities and has nightlife and trendy cuisine that stretches into diverse cities beyond the bay.