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Living in Galt is an experience that is hard to find in California. Being able to have a small-town ambiance while having easy freeway access to a variety of locations is not found often in this beautiful state. Take a journey with us as we explore all the outdoor experiences Galt has to offer. 

Eat, Drink, and Be Merry

Whether you like to eat at home or out on the town, Galt has great options for you. 

Every Tuesday and Wednesday from 7:00 am to 2:00 pm, Galt holds its famous Galt Market. The market consists of over 400 vendors! Tuesday is focused on retailers and wholesalers while Wednesday consists of fresh produce, antiques, and new merchandise pieces. 

If you didn’t get your fix at the Galt Market, you can swing by the Farmers Market every Friday evening from June 4th to August 27th. There is certified produce, artisan booths, fresh flowers, and food vendors. 

Food in the Hood 916 is a program that Galt does to foster its community and partner with local businesses. Every week in the summer from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm, neighbors gather at different designated parks to enjoy music, dinner and dessert.  

Looking to get dressed up for a date night? Lodi is just a few minutes down the freeway and home to some of the best wineries in Northern California. 40% of the Zinfandel wine that is made in California is produced in Lodi!

Enjoy the Outdoors

Person enjoying outdoor activity near Galt, CA

Nestled in between the Sierras Foothills and the Bay Area, Galt allows easy access to all of Northern California. Want to spend a day in San Francisco? Want to make your way up to Lake Tahoe? Less than two hours from either destination Galt allows for easy day trips to explore the city and the mountains. 

Wanting to stay closer to home? Galt has many different areas for people to enjoy the outdoors. 

Take a trip to Cosumnes River Preserve and participate in a variety of virtual tour opportunities. The Virtual Self-Guided Tour at Cosumnes River Preserve provides 2 hours of sightseeing. Each destination will have a write up of the history and importance of the area to the ecosystem. There are a variety of tours including the Behind Locked Gates Tour which focuses on Galt’s Annual Winter Bird Festival.  

Valensin Ski Ranch (VSR) offers a great opportunity for new and experienced ski enthusiasts. With package deals varying from one day ski rides to four day/three night stays there are a variety of options for you. 

Want to take a couple swings at a beautiful course? With over 30 golf courses in the Greater Sacramento Area, there are many choices for you to tee off from. Dry Creek Ranch Golf Club is an 18 hole course located in Galt. Having a golf course just a stone throw away is a huge advantage within your busy schedule.

Activities for Adults and Youth

People enjoying a game of co-ed softball

Adults and kids will enjoy all the outdoor experiences Galt has to offer:


  • Mens Softball
  • Co-Ed Softball
  • Tai Chi
  • CPR/First Aid Classes 
  • Fitness in a Chair
  • S.T.A.R. Program (Special Teens and Adults)


  • Art Classes
  • Swim Classes
  • Swim Team
  • Gymnastics
  • Stagehands Children’s Theater
  • T-ball
  • Basketball
  • Tang Soo Do Karate 
  • S.T.A.R. Program (Special Teens and Adults) 

Enjoy The Outdoor Experience Of Galt Today!

Galt is full of activities for the whole family. Living so close to everything, farmers’ markets, freeway access, Lodi wineries, and so much more, Galt provides so much. Check out the new Tim Lewis homes at Cedar Creek that are being developed today!

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