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Smallest Mountain range in the world !!!

The World's Smallest Mountain range. Both the town and the buttes are named for John Sutter, who... read more

Reviewed August 27, 2018
During Spring, driving around the Sutter Buttes is a wonderful experience.

My wife and I take an occasional motorcycle ride around the Sutter Buttes usually in the Spring... read more

Reviewed August 5, 2018
Bob B
Pioneer, California
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

The World's Smallest Mountain range. Both the town and the buttes are named for John Sutter, who received a large land grant in the area from the Mexican government in 1839. You can drive around the entire Buttes the trip takes just over a hour...More

Date of experience: August 2018
4  Thank Smithsgold
Reviewed August 5, 2018

My wife and I take an occasional motorcycle ride around the Sutter Buttes usually in the Spring when everything is still green. It takes about an hour and it is a comfortable ride. If you have a motorcycle, a convertible automobile, or just like to...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Bob B
Reviewed June 11, 2018 via mobile

Sutter Buttes are a fantastic little mountain range that seem to pop up out of nowhere. In reality, they are what's left of a volcano. But from the side, it definitely looks like a miniature mountain range. I just wish there was a way to...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank 7,268
Reviewed May 30, 2018

This state park is completely land-locked by private property. If you want to access it you have to pay an arm and a leg, meet up at a local convenience store, and caravan in with your guides. You'll enjoy the beauty, the family history, and...More

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank Jacks_and_Beans
Reviewed April 29, 2018

The first time I saw the Sutter Buttes jutting up from the very flat valley. Looks like a magical place and I was happy to have an opportunity to go inside the buttes. It's a lovely area and we did about an 8 mile hike....More

Date of experience: April 2018
3  Thank Jeffreyaday
Reviewed April 18, 2018

Great scenery , had a awesome time enjoying the view , While driving by watching the sunset!!! :) Will defiantly return

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank 221armandoj
Reviewed August 19, 2017

Sutter Buttes is a unique and beautiful place. But, unfortunately it's largely inaccessible for a tourist. The highway through the range is a great way to see the mountains, but you really can't go into the hills. Read up on the geology of the buttes...More

Date of experience: August 2017
4  Thank 7,268
Reviewed August 9, 2017

Often called the Worlds Smallest Mountain Chain, the Sutter Buttes offers scenic views year around, but especially in the Spring when many of the orchards you pass when touring the Buttes are in full bloom with blossoms or in the Fall when the fall colors...More

Date of experience: August 2017
3  Thank A8579DLjamesl
Reviewed May 22, 2017 via mobile

Hello All; The Sutter Buttes offer an excellent all around view which demands attention from bicycle enthusiasts. They are the smallest mountain range in the United States and can be seen from across the valley. The road travels all around the Buttes and is very...More

Date of experience: May 2017
2  Thank kenny f
Reviewed March 27, 2017

Sutter Buttes, known as the smallest mountain range in California, and fondly referred to as "Middle Mountains" for their location between the Coastal Range and the Sierra Nevada, this is almost all private land. You can drive around the buttes on county land, for some...More

Date of experience: March 2017
3  Thank CTBCalifornia
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September 2, 2017|
Response from A8579DLjamesl | Reviewed this property |
There are many very good restaurants and of course all the fast food places in Yuba City. The Feather River borders Yuba City on the east, and the Sacramento River is 15 miles to the west.
September 2, 2017|
Response from kenny f | Reviewed this property |
Hello.There a plentiful selection of restaurants located in Yuba City located a few miles outside of the Buttes. Much to chose from, new brewery type restaurant located behind Sizzler to Panera bread to Red Robin In an Out... More