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Make the Most Out of Summer Before It’s Over


Summer is on its last legs, but that doesn’t mean there isn’t time for one last hurrah. When you live at Mountain House, there are several ways to make this season one to remember. Keep reading for tips on how to have one last summer adventure!




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Head to the Lake

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Though Mountain House is far from the beach, you could always take a trip to the lake. Lake Chabot is only a forty-minute drive away, and has everything you need for a family-friendly outing. Rent a canoe and spend the entire day on the water, or head to the picnic areas for a delicious lunch. Dogs are welcome, so let your furry friend in on the fun, too!

Treat Yourself to Something Sweet

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Summer just isn’t summer without ice cream. Head to Milk & Sugar Creamery in Tracy, CA, for a sweet treat that will cool you down. Enjoy unique flavors such as Thai tea, strawberry almond cheesecake, and cereal milk. Don’t forget to buy different flavors, so you can share!

Have a Fun Day at An Amusement Park

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You can’t go wrong with a day at the amusement park during summer vacation. Boomers is only a twenty-minute drive from Mountain House, and promises a fun-filled time for everyone in the family. Win big prizes in the arcade, embrace your inner warrior at Laser Tag, and race your friends and family in go-karts.

Go Retro!

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One of the best parts of summer is going to awesome events. On August 4th, at 7 PM, head to Walnut Creek, CA, for a blast from the past. 90’s Comedy Night promises to be filled with laughter and nostalgia. Don’t forget to come dressed in your 90’s best!

Stay Home and Binge!

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Sometimes the best adventures are right in your own home. Invite your friends over for a movie marathon. Pick a favorite genre or franchise, have snacks and drinks ready, get the fluffiest blankets, and get ready for a comfortable night with your best buddies!

Now that you’ve got some great ideas on how to have one last summer adventure, it’s time to break out the popcorn, put on your swimsuit, and get ready to say goodbye to the season with a bang!