Many of the County Links
on the left will keep you specifically in Contra Costa County here in California. We add new listings and links on a regular basis so bookmark this page and check back often.
Contra Costa County is a primarily suburban county in the San Francisco Bay Area. Briones Regional Park is a secret wilderness surrounded by the towns of central Contra Costa County. From the highest peak in the park, there are panoramic views of Mount Diablo, the Diablo Valley, the Sacramento River and Delta, the East Bay hills, Mt. Tamalpais and Las Trampas Regional Wilderness.
John Muir National Historic Site preserves the Victorian home of the noted author and preservationist. Surrounded by almost 9 acres of fruit orchards and 326 acres of oak woodland, the site today is just a small piece of the original 2,600 acre ranch.
Rosie the Riveter/World War II Home Front National Historical Park, located in the wartime boomtown of Richmond, California, preserves and interprets the stories and places of our nation's home front response to World War II.