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
South Yuba River State Park
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