about the roost
The Roost, nestled in Lockeford, an integral part of our region's vast wine country, is a destination for guests who love a quiet setting with great views. You’ll love our easy access to local cities, beautiful wilderness destinations, and our close proximity to some of California's finest wineries. Every room in our vacation rental has been remodeled with contemporary and comfortable amenities.
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tuscan wine village
The present-day Tuscan Wine Village was originally known as the” Olde Lockeford Winery” Located within a short walk from The Roost, you can enjoy a relaxing tour, award-winning wines, or simply enjoy its many unique experiences.
Downtown Lodi, California is home to a number of the areas 85+ boutique wineries where 5th generation artisan winemakers are carefully crafting the next award-winning wine. Take a stroll down its streets and enjoy a vast variety of restaurants and stores. You will quickly see why we call ourselves livable, loveable, Lodi.
The Mokelumne River Day Use Area is a popular access point to the Mokelumne River and for visitors to the Mokelumne River Fish Hatchery. Popular activities include picnicking, strolling along trails, fishing for steelhead and salmon, and wading and swimming. This park also affords rafting access to a beautiful stretch of river downstream.
Try your hand at prospecting—shops around town sell gold pans. Ask to be shown the special swirl technique that helps separate tiny bits of gold from river silt.
Afterward, you can experience Jamestown history in another way at Railtown 1897 State Historic Park. Combining industrial heritage and railroad history, “the movie-star railroad” (as it’s long been known) has been a popular filming location for nearly its entire existence; credits range from an early talkie to Back to the Future Part III.
Copperopolis top attractions include one of California’s top rated championship golf courses, a large, beautiful reservoir and a town square featuring classically designed architecture – the scene of a large variety of festivals and event year-round.
Whether it's renting a paddleboard or kayak, taking a guided tour of the Mokelumne River or joining one of our community paddles, the Headwaters Boathouse has something for you!