Yosemite’s Tuolumne County is located 2 ½ hours east of the San Francisco Bay Area and is one of the closest gates to an international airport.
Gold was discovered in Tuolumne County in 1848, setting off the major gold rush of 1849 and travellers can visit mining camps with guides in period costumes for the authentic gold rush experience.
The Stanislaus National Forest, Yosemite National Park and other surrounding areas provide natural vistas and settings for the adventure traveller, they can enjoy hiking, horseback riding, rafting, snowmobiling, snow skiing, fishing and other outdoor activities.
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