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One of California's best kept secrets...where nature's treasures, friendly people and commerce connect!

Bring your business, pack your family, and treat them to a year-round vacation in Madera County.

Top 5 Reasons to relocate to Eastern Madera County:

1.  Yosemite National Park and beautiful Bass Lake make a scenic commute to and from your daily life.

2.  "Above the Fog and Below the Snow", a cooler summer climate than the Valley and beautiful, drive-able winters. 

3.  Your daily activities could include fishing, hiking, biking, horseback riding, off-road sports, water sports, snow sports, rodeos, shopping, wine tasting, art, theater, museums, music, exploring, festivals, and so much more.

4.  Our small communities support each other and work together to create and maintain flourishing businesses and lifelong friendships.

5.  Madera County is located in the center of California so reaching major cities is within a 4-hour drive.

Jessica and Brandon Steele brought the mountain community a Grocery Outlet and they had this to say about moving to our community:

“We love our small town of Oakhurst. We always knew we wanted a business in a small town where we could help out our community so gives so much to us. There are so many events that we love to participate in, Yosemite High School FFA event, Yosemite High School Nite on the Town, Oakhurst Tree auction and many events put on by our wonderful service clubs in the area. There is always something happening. We also feel so fortunate to live in this great town that has a wonderful theatre that we love taking our kids to watch a play or go out for a date night. We are so happy to call Oakhurst our home.”

Casey and Lindsay Hawkins added South Gate Brewing Company to the town of Oakhurst and appreciated the ease of the business process:

“Moving our business to Eastern Madera County was the best business move we could have made.  Madera County was easy to work with and made the business process enjoyable.  Our kids are thriving in school, the community is warm and welcoming and we’ve made some amazing friends.  We love it here and are happy to call it home.“

Our own local family Kristina & Jon Tracy brought two businesses to our community and said:

"We couldn’t be happier raising our family here and starting two business. With one geared towards locals and the other to tourists—our mountains have so much opportunity for creative entrepreneurs!"

Please visit MADERA COUNTY ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMISSION for more on moving your business to Madera County. 

CLICK HERE for a complete Visitors Guide.

Coarsegold Chamber of Commerce                   

About the Eastern Madera County Chamber Alliance:

The Eastern Madera County Chamber Alliance is an independent committee of the Madera County Economic Development Commission. It is designed for the Bass Lake, North Fork, Coarsegold and Oakhurst Chambers and their members to collaborate on regional economic development projects and other common interests along the Highway 41 corridor.

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Our annual Visit Yosemite | Madera County Visitors Guide can answer all your questions about visiting California's Gateway to Yosemite. From the park itself to the museums, wineries, art galleries and more throughout Madera County, our guide can help you plan the perfect vacation. Please note that we mail to the USA only, but anyone can download the guide.
Visit Yosemite - Madera County
Oakhurst Visitor Center, 40343 Highway 41, Oakhurst, CA 93644
(559) 683-4636
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