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Destination Nevada County

Premium visitors magazine for Nevada County produced by the Grass Valley Chamber of Commerce


52 DESTINATION Nevada County

Yes! destination NC Nevada County — the Premier Event Destination By Mardie Caldwell Nevada County has been drawing people to its quaint towns, clean skies, and unique lifestyle since the gold rush in the 1840’s. While gold may no longer be the top attraction, treasure can be found in our picturesque foothill communities, combining world class dining, shopping, culture, recreation, nature and history. Conveniently nestled between Sacramento and Lake Tahoe, Nevada County has some of the most beautiful scenery in the state. From the Sierra peaks near Truckee, to the South Yuba and Bear Rivers, this county, encompassing 974 square miles, is a place many come to visit, and ultimately decide to make it their home. Community, nature, and business abound here, where generations of people have raised their families, welcoming newcomers to discover and explore what makes the area unique. Whether you come for a weekend or stay for the season, there’s much to experience in Nevada County, the premier destination! Recreational Opportunities Abound Discover world-class ski resorts at Sugar Bowl and Soda Springs, or enjoy our long season of golf at beautiful courses in Alta Sierra and Truckee. The outdoor opportunities are so many, there are few things you can’t find in Nevada County! Fishing, biking, kayaking, hiking, rock-climbing, boating, horseback riding, disc golf, and so much more are available nearly year round. DESTINATION Nevada County 53