Member businesses represent a wide range of professions, industries, and non-profit organizations, all committed to improving the Colfax economy and community. The Colfax Area Chamber of Commerce provides a hub where relationships are made and resources are strengthened.
Above the fog and below the snow, Colfax provides a serene location to call home. The small town feel lets you personally know your neighbors and shop locally owned businesses. Centrally in Placer county, you are an hours drive to beautiful Lake Tahoe or the valley of California.
Located in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada mountains, the Colfax area provides amazing views while hiking along the many creeks and rivers and offers unique shopping and dining in the locally owned businesses.
COLFAX’S HISTORICAL MARKERS
Take a walk through California’s history
Colfax, California is home to an early station on America’s Transcontinental Railroad. Just a minute off Highway 80, find a series of historic markers that tell the story of this mid-1800’s town.