California’s Great Beyond

Rock Creek Lakes Resort

Set in the Sierra Nevada Mountain forest, this remote wilderness resort is 2 miles from Ruby Peak, 4 miles from Wheeler Crest and 9 miles from U.S. 395 highway. The cozy, secluded 1- to 3-bedroom cabins feature free Wi-Fi, kitchens, living rooms with pull-out sofas, and decks with forest views (no TVs). Most have wood paneling and/or quilted bedspreads. Cabins add loft bedrooms, and some include dining tables.