Twain Harte is located in Tuolumne County along Highway 108 at an elevation of 3,640 feet (1,110 m).
Twain Harte is both a summer and winter vacation community situated at the transition zone between the oak forest of the California foothills and the mixedpine and fir forest of the Sierra Nevada. Winters can be cool with snow occurring several times during the season. Winter sports venues are located nearby at Leland High Sierra Snowplay near Strawberry (snow tubing), Long Barn Lodge & Ice Skating Rink, and Dodge Ridge Ski Area near Pinecrest are all along Highway 108. Make sure to turn into Twain Harte on your way up to Dodge Ridge or even on your way home. Maybe you need to stop by the market and pick-up some snacks. Twain Harte Market is located in the Village Shopping Center and is a full service market. It is also Tuolumne Counties largest organic market. Just up the walkway you will find one of the Sierra Foothills best kept secrets. Twain Harte Pharmacy and Gift Store.
Stopping in downtown Twain Harte you will find several shops and boutiques along with a wide variety of restaurants. But don’t just stay one day, how about an overnight stay at McCaffrey House B&B Inn, http://mccaffreyhouse.com/ The Wildwood Inn, http://www.wildwoodinn.com/ The El Dorado Motel, http://www.eldoradomoteltwainharte.com/ The LazyZ Resort http://www.lazyz.com/ or maybe you would like to rent your own private house for a couple of nights. Contact Twain Harte Rentals. http://www.twainharterentals.com/ Tomorrow you can always ride the “Ski Bus” to Dodge and leave the driving (and parking) to them. Hope to see you in town.