Yosemite Park Mariposa County California

Mariposa County California

Mariposa County, California, was established in 1849 and is known as one of the gold rush towns. In its early days, this town drew many prospectors searching for gold. While the gold rush only lasted a couple of decades, communities … Read More

Nelson Ghost Town Located In The El Dorado Canyon Near Las Vegas Nevada California

El Dorado County California

El Dorado County was founded in 1850; just two years after, the county became famous as the site of the 1848 gold rush and was one of the 27 original counties that made up California. It forms part of the … Read More

Pinnacles National Park California Valley View

Pinnacles National Park California

Pinnacles National Park is one of the newest national parks in the United States that has quickly attracted thousands of visitors each year. The 26,606-acre park spans San Benito and Monterey Counties. People visit Pinnacles to experience the caves and … Read More

Redwood National Park Forest View

Redwood National Park California

Many of the world’s tallest trees are alive and well within the Redwood National and State Parks in Humboldt County, towering over the growth beneath. These centuries-old redwood trees are still growing today, adding two or three feet to their … Read More