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Downieville Travel Tips

Visit Gold Country near Northern California's Downieville Vacation Rentals

Downieville in Northern California is a fabulous vacation destination for those who love the outdoors and beautiful scenery. Downieville vacation rentals are surrounded by the historic mining fields, once one of California's richest mining spots. When you stay in Downieville vacation rentals you can explore the beautiful Victorian homes and stores or enjoy a walking tour of the surroundings. You can pick up walking tour maps from the local chamber of commerce.

Strike It Rich in Downieville Vacation Rentals

During California's Gold Rush, Downieville was one of several cities in the area that produced more than a million dollars worth of gold. Now Downieville lodging welcomes tourists searching for small town charm and fabulous outdoor fun. Downieville and the surrounding region offer many opportunities to explore the rivers, lakes, and hiking trails in the Tahoe National Forest. You can enjoy fishing, swimming, and boating at Scotts Flat Lake. If you're more adventurous, check with local outfitters for white water rafting trips. Downieville vacation rentals are conveniently located, so you can enjoy all of the fun in the area.

Travel in Style at Downieville Lodging

If you want to travel in style, stay in Downieville lodging. Downieville is located in the center of hard-rock mining fields. If you want to see the area's wealth, visit Malakoff Diggins State Historic Park in Bloomfield. Here you'll find what was once the world's largest hydraulic gold mine. You'll witness first hand where powerful jets of water washed away the mountain side, creating a 600-foot-deep canyon. Now a 3,000-acre park, you can explore the hiking trails and swim at Bear Lake.

Gold Country High Sierra Cabins Offer Scenic Views and Fun

Gold Country High Sierra cabins offer the best views of the area. Just minutes away from the Tahoe National Forest, you can take part in nature, explore the great outdoors, and witness part of history with gold mine tours. Gold Country High Sierra cabins are affordable and spacious, offering the best accommodations for your family vacation.

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