Living in Chico is a dream for those who love the outdoors. With quick access to hiking, biking, water sports, skiing, and more, Chico has something for everyone who enjoys getting outside and soaking up the beautiful surroundings.

Winters are generally mild with lows dipping into the 20’s during the coldest months with highs touching the low 100’s during the hottest. No matter the time of year, there is always something to get you outside.

A few of our favorites:

  • Bidwell Park
  • Sacramento River
  • Sutter Buttes
  • Butte Creek Ecological
  • Preserve
  • Bidwell-Sacramento River
  • State Park
  • One Mile Sycamore Pool

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