Western Nevada County is home to 3 State Parks, all within driving distance of the major towns of Grass Valley and Nevada City, which are located between Sacramento and Truckee, off of HWY 49.
Visiting all of the parks can easily be accomplished in a weekend. The nearest airports are Reno, NV and Sacramento, CA. We are 2 hours west of Reno and 1.5 hours northeast of Sacramento.
Malakoff Diggins SHP
23579 North Bloomfield Road Nevada City, CA 95959
South Yuba River State Park
17660 Pleasant Valley Road Penn Valley, CA 95946
For information on lodging, dining and other activities in the Grass Valley/Nevada City area visit the following Tourist Centers:
Greater Grass Valley Chamber
128 E. Main Street, Grass Valley, CA 95959
Syd Brown, Robert Coats, Jesse Locks, Steve Sanchez, Hank Weston, and Rhea Williamson
Monthly Board Meetings are held the 3rd Thursday of each month at the Docent Room located at Empire Mine SHP, from 2-4pm. The public is welcome to attend.
2023 Board Meeting Schedule
January 19 (Minutes) (Financials)
February 16 (Minutes) (Financials)
March 16 (Minutes) (Financials)
2022 Board Minutes & Financials