California Gold Country
1848 at Sutter's Mill in Coloma, California - GOLD! That magic word launched legions of would-be seekers of fame and fortune to the Mother Lode. Within months, the populations grew by the thousands, and the California Gold Rush was underway!
With many Gold Rush sites in the area, you can easily satisfy your historic sweet tooth! Explore the Kennedy Mine, one of the deepest gold mines in the world (at 5,912 feet!). Other local sites include the Argonaut Mine, the Lincoln Mine and
GUIDED TOURS AVAILABLE THROUGH LOCAL TOUR OPERATORS. PLEASE CONTACT THE HOTEL LEGER AT 209.286.1401 FOR GOLD COUNTRY HISTORICAL TOUR PACKAGES AND SPECIAL DISCOUNTS.
Ironstone Heritage Museum