Granite Bay is a place to enjoy the spoils of your success. Popular among current and former Sacramento Kings players, Granite Bay is an upscale suburb of California’s capital city located on the western shore of Folsom Lake. On the eastern edge of the Sacramento Valley just at the base of the Sierra Nevada foothills, Granite Bay has the ideal location for anyone looking to be close, but not too close, to all the action and area amenities.
Roughly 25 miles northeast of Sacramento, Granite Bay offers a high quality of life with its top-notch schools, low crime rate, abundant recreation opportunities, and well thought out community plan. As for Granite Bay realty — you’ll find some of the Sacramento area’s most luxurious homes here.
Granite Bay residents can expect hot, dry summers with cool, breezy evenings to go with a rainy winter, but if you’re looking to enjoy life outside, Granite Bay is definitely for you. Hit the links on the public Indian Creek Country Club course or rub elbows with the elite and become a member at the private Granite Bay Golf Club. Granite Bay also features seven parks, tennis clubs, and equestrian centers. Not to mention easy access to all of the activities Folsom Lake has to offer.
You won’t have to go far for groceries with numerous options along I-80, along with coffee shops, restaurants, and a buzzing craft brewery scene. Also, check out Folsom for its equally great quality of life but big city amenities. If the outdoors are your thing, check out Fair Oaks with the American River in its own backyard. You’ll find beautiful river front estates and homes overlooking the river on the bluffs.