Strike It Rich Adventures
Strike It Rich Adventures provides “hands on history” adventures, from gold panning to underground mine tours. These adventures are educational and exciting for all ages.
1580 W. Cerritos Ave Anaheim, CA 92802
P.O. Box 307
El Dorado County Farm Trails
El Dorado County has a long tradition of agriculture dating to the gold rush of the 1800’s and today we continue to be proud of our rural atmosphere and agricultural history.
Apple Hill Growers Association
Come to Apple Hill and find a day filled with old-fashioned fun. Plan a picnic on the lush land that surrounds these exciting ranches. Their doors are open and the growers have gone the extra mile to ensure your family a day they will remember.
Albert Shafsky House B&B
1902 Queen Anne Victorian bed and breakfast in Placerville’s Historic District provides a wonderful taste of rich heritage, both inside and out.
Historic Cary House Hotel
300 Main Street
Handley’s Western Wear
WahMaker, Sculley, Carhartt, Durango Boots,
Sacramento Convention Center Hotels
Welcome to Sacramento Convention Center Hotels! Our goal is to provide the best options for your hotel stay in the beautiful areas of Sacramento, CA!
Placerville Parks & Recreation
Check out the Parks and Recreation Activity Guide for awesome classes and activities.
City of Placerville
El Dorado County
El Dorado County Chamber of Commerce
542 Main Street
El Dorado County Visitors Authority
Whether you are new to the area or not, this is a great web site to easily see what is going on in El Dorado County.
El Dorado County Mineral and Gem Society
The El Dorado Mineral and Gem Society of Placerville, California, was founded in January 1949. The club’s purpose is to learn about and share interests in rocks, minerals, fossils, earth sciences, and the lapidary arts.
1360 Broadway, P.O. Box 1088
Gold Discovery Park Association
P.O. Box 461
Marshall Gold Discovery State Historic Park
PO Box 265
with Doug McConnell
The Historic Kennedy Mine
Kennedy Mine Road
Goldfield Ghost Town & Mine Tours
4650 N Mammoth Mine Road
Crystal Gold Mine Tour
51931 Silver Valley Rd
El Dorado Canyon Mine Tours
Highway 165, El Dorado Canyon, Nevada
Goldbottom Mine Tours
Box 912, Dawson City
Old Hundred Gold Mine Tour
P.O. Box 430, Silverton
Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine
1 mile N. Highway 67
The Country Boy Mine
0542 French Gulch Road
Bachelor-Syracuse Mine Tour
1222 County Road 14
ArgoGold Mill and Museum
P.O. Box 1990, Idaho Springs
American Whitewater Expeditions
P.O. Box 4280
Gold and the Gold Rush
The California Gold Rush
Oakland Museum Exhibition
The California Gold Rush
Excellent Public Television portrayal
The Gold Institute
National Mining Association, Suite 500 East, 101
Gold Nuggets Resource
P.O. Box 9077
Goldsheet Mining Directory
Resource on the gold mine industry
National Treasures Online
Includes pages on gold panning & prospecting, gold mines, treasure maps, treasure hunting guides, and much more!
The Sacramento Bee Gold Rush Series
A user-friendly, in-depth exploration of the California Gold Rush.
World Gold Council
USA Regional Office:
World Museum of Mining
155 Museum Way
Sterling Hill Mining Museum
30 Plant Street
California State Mining & Mineral Museum
Mariposa County Fairgrounds
Mineral Information Institute
501 Violet Street
National Mining Hall of Fame & Museum
120 W. 9th, Leadville, Colorado 80461
Black Hills Mining Museum
323 West Main Street
Arizona Mining & Mineral Museum
1502 West Washington St.