Located 30 miles northeast of San Francisco and 80 miles southwest of Lake Tahoe/Reno, with close proximity to Sacramento, Placer Valley is nestled in the grasslands of the Gold Country. Situated at the base of the foothills, Placer Valley includes the growing cities of Roseville, Rocklin, Lincoln, Loomis, Granite Bay, Newcastle, and Penryn. Golf courses, hiking and biking trails, horseback riding, fine restaurants, shopping, recreation areas, and event facilities abound in Placer Valley, making it the ideal destination for sports travelers, business meetings, family vacations, and reunions. In addition to the fun and excitement of the area, Placer Valley has 340 days of sunshine a year, and one of the lowest crime rates in California.
Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital (http://www.sutterauburnfaith.org) serves the Auburn community, as well as the surrounding area just west of the Sierra Nevada Mountains. The facility was founded in 1966, and joined the Sutter Health group in 1989. The hospital offers a cardiac catheterization/vascular lab, a family birthing center, orthopedic and spine surgery services, rehabilitation and physical medicine services, and women's imaging services.