Welcome to one of the most intimate and untamed trans-Sierra routes- the Ebbetts Pass National Scenic Byway. Jutting up from the heart of the Sierra Nevada with Lake Tahoe and Yosemite National Park as its neighbors, the byway is a 61-mile stretch of Highways 4 and 89, in between the towns of Arnold in Calaveras County and Markleeville in Alpine County, California.
Glacially carved valleys, granite outcroppings, basalt columns, ancient volcanic peaks, deep river READ MORE
Friday, December 3, 2021 Murphys Open House – Join us in downtown Murphys to kick off the holiday season from 5-8 pm – The road will be closed, the firepits will be lit, and we’ll be ready to welcome you … Read More
Winter is around the corner! Join Alpine County Tobacco Free and the Nick Dodov Foundation on December 18th at 5.00-6.30pm for an avalanche safety presentation to refresh your knowledge and learn more how to travel safe in avalanche terrain for … Read More
Wednesday, November 24, 2021 Trivia Night at the Pourhouse in Murphys at 6 pm with trivia master Jeff Carrico. Thursday, November 25, 2021 Thanksgiving! Enjoy your day with family and maybe get out for a walk in the wild! The … Read More
In 2021, your generous gifts will be dedicated to the “5th Grade Buses to Big Trees Program” Our goal is to raise $5000 for the “5th Grade Buses to Big Trees” project, which will provide the opportunity to bring six buses … Read More
Photos courtesy of Warren Alford, Jason Buck, John Feagans, Ann Gerckens, Dayv Glussing, Dave Hargus, Jan Hovey, Dick James, Brian Kermeen, Walter Roth, Mark Silverstone/West World Images.
Scenic4.org is the Official Website for Northern California's Ebbetts Pass National Scenic Byway. Visit Byways.org, the Federal Highway Administration's National Byways website for more on this byway, other Scenic Byways, and byway information.