Thursday, September 29, 2011

Day Trip: Nevada City and Washington, CA

Washington, CA (est. 1849), one of a FEW places in northern CA where you can still pan gold yourself with some success.  (And the green capital of Nevada county.)






Steve and Throttle in the hills above Washington, CA with gold mine visible in the background...
Nevada City, CA a later hub of the CA gold rush with a lot more tourist facilities.  Buy your gold panning equipment here.