Map to Ponderosa Gardens Motel
Paradise has a municipal airport and is close to both the Chico Municipal Airport and the Oroville Municipal Airport. There is a van service from Paradise to the Sacramento International Airport-it takes about 1 hour and 45 minutes. Daily travel to work in Paradise is primarily via personal vehicles (car, truck, van or motorcycle) and by walking. There is also a transit system run by Butte County that operates in Paradise.
Paradise is located in Butte County in Northern California in the beautiful Sierra Nevada foothills. Its latitude is 39.759N and it has a longitude of –121.62W. It is 25 minutes (or approximately 14 miles) east of Chico, between California highway 99 and California highway 70. Paradise is located at about 2,000 ft. elevation, nestled in the beautiful tall pines trees and blue skies. Paradise is part of an area called “The Ridge” which comprises the communities of Magalia, Lovelock, Stirling City and Inskip. Paradise is north of Oroville, and of Yuba City and Sacramento.