The city of Rocklin started out as a small mining town, the area was rich in granite, some of which can be found in the foundation of California’s State Capitol Building in Sacramento. Though the city no longer works the mining quarries it received its name from it still holds true to its history. Rocklin is a great location to live, work, visit and grow business because its convenient location, excellent schools, many recreational opportunities, high quality of life and commitment to public safety. Rocklin is close to many tourist locations and areas of recreation such as Folsom Lake, Old Town Sacramento and Lake Tahoe. With all that Rocklin has to offer it is a great place to start a new life and create a home, with a strong sense of community you know you are safe and have many opportunities to do whatever your heart may desire.