Approached from Hwy. 505, beginning in Esparto and heading north:
Manas Ranch Meat Market 26797 Hwy. 16, in Esparto.
Capay Valley Bed & Breakfast 15875 Hwy. 16, in Capay, (530) 796-3738. 4 rooms + cottages. Some shared baths. Pool (seasonal). This 1898 farmhouse is located on a 142-acre working ranch, with almond orchards and barnyard animals as well as more unusual animals like llamas and zebras. Facilities include short hiking trails, croquet, horseshoes, and badminton, and bike rentals are available.
Cache Creek Casino Resort 14455 Hwy. 16, in Brooks
Séka Hills Olive Mill and Tasting Room 19326 County Road 78, across from Cache Creek Casino, in Brooks.
Guinda Corner Store 7530 Hwy. 16, in Guinda, (530) 796-3770. Built in 1891, this is the oldest continually operating store in Yolo County. It features a display of the town’s history and sells local products and handmade goods. Concerts are sometimes scheduled, with camping available before and after.
Cache Creek Canyon Regional Park 1475 Hwy 16, in Rumsey. In summer, white-water rafting makes for exhilarating fun. Campsites are available.
From here you can take Highway 20 on to Clear Lake (about 50 miles) or continue on Highway 16 to Williams and Highway 5.