Gold Country California Visitor Information

Six Day Hikes in Wawona & Mariposa Grove

The National Park Service has provided 6 day hikes in this less traveled portion of Yosemite.

Located in the in the southernmost part of Yosemite National Park. Mariposa is the largest grove of Giant Sequoias in the park, with several hundred mature examples of the tree. Two of its trees are among the 30 largest Giant Sequoias in the world. These hikes vary from easy to strenuous and from 1.6 up to 12 miles. Admittance fees to the park will be required. To get to Wawona from Oakhurst, head north on Hwy 41.

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Top Attractions in the Gold Country Area

Black Chasm Cavern, Volcano
California Cavern, Mountain Ranch
Children’s Museum of the Sierras
Columbia State Historic Park, Columbia
Daffodil Hill, Sutter Creek
Empire Mine State Historic Park, Grass Valley

Activities in the Gold Country Area

“Golden” Antiquing

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Fallon House Home to Sierra Repertory Theatre Company

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