NEW! Lair Food & Wine Experience

Raise a glass and toast your summer with a vacation like no other!

Learn more about the Lair’s plans for our 2021 camping season here »

John Thiel, Executive Chef and owner of Pappo Restaurant in Alameda invites you to a unique weekend experience at the Lair of the Golden Bear.

This adults-only program includes gourmet meals with wine pairings, cooking classes, arts & crafts, yoga, and plenty of free time for visiting Pinecrest Lake, lounging by the pool and enjoying the beautiful Sierra Nevada. Bring a friend or just bring yourself and make new friends in this warm and welcoming environment. Rest, rejuvenate, and come home with a new zest for healthy home entertaining …and a full belly!

Food & Wine Experience Schedule » »

August 27–29, 2021

Camp Gold



We’ll have a full weekend that includes:

  • Gourmet meals
  • Cooking classes
  • Wine tastings
  • Art, hiking, and pool time
  • Tall pines, blue skies, sunsets and more!

Space is limited for this session. Book your spot today.