Amador City and Shenandoah Valley: a great weekend getaway - BANGPhotos
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A patchwork of grapes growing in the Shenandoah Valley can be seen from Helwig Winery in Plymouth, Calif., on Sunday, Aug 21, 2016. Visitors to the area are warned to look out for rattlesnakes living in the area. (Susan Tripp Pollard/Bay Area News Group)

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