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Bear Yuba Land Trust

The Bear Yuba Land Trust (BYLT) is a conservation organization that preserves land and wildlife in the Sierra Nevada foothills of California. The Grass Valley Conservation Department, which falls under the BYLT umbrella, is responsible for protecting two thousand acres of grassy hills and meadows in the Stanislaus National Forest.

The Grass Valley Conservation Department's primary goal is to maintain healthy populations of deer, elk, and other large mammals by regulating hunting, managing livestock, and implementing prescribed burns. In addition to managing these natural resources, the department also educates the public about the importance of conservation and provides recreational opportunities such as hiking, camping, and mountain biking.

1.98 miles away

Empire Mine State Historic Park

Empire Mine State Historic Park is a state park in California, USA, preserving the mining history of Grass Valley. The park includes the remains of the Empire Mine, one of the most important mines in the Sierra Nevada. The park features a museum with exhibits about the mine and its workers, as well as a restored 1860s-era mine shaft. In addition to hiking and biking trails, the park also offers picnicking, camping, and various other activities.

2.41 miles away

Grass Valley Museum

The Grass Valley Museum is an interesting place to visit if you're interested in history. The museum has a lot of artifacts from the area, and it's also home to some interesting exhibits. There's a lot of information on display here, and it's all very informative. If you're looking for a place to learn more about the history of this region, the Grass Valley Museum is definitely worth checking out.

3.01 miles away

Condon Park

Located in Grass Valley, CA, Condon Park is a beautiful oasis with acres of lush grass and trees. The park has a number of amenities including a playground, a picnic area, and a baseball diamond. In addition to the park's recreational opportunities, it is also home to a historical marker that commemorates the Battle of Condon Park.

3.26 miles away

Nevada County Narrow Gauge Railroad Museum

The Nevada County Narrow Gauge Railroad Museum is located in Nevada City, California. The museum preserves and displays the history of the narrow gauge railroad that operated in Nevada County from 1876. The museum has a collection of artifacts, including railroad cars, engines, and rolling stock. The museum also has a display of maps and photographs.

5.62 miles away

Fire House #1 Museum

The Fire House #1 Museum is a museum located in Nevada City, California. The museum focuses on the history of firefighting in Nevada County and includes exhibits on fire engines, firefighting gear, and firehouses. The museum is open on weekdays from 10am to 4pm, and admission is free.

6.55 miles away

Western Gateway Park

In Western Gateway Park Grass Valley, visitors can enjoy a scenic landscape of rolling hills and valleys, with plenty of open spaces perfect for hiking and biking. The park is also home to a variety of animal and plant species, as well as a natural water fountain. There are several picnic areas and play areas for children, as well as a basketball court and tennis courts. Western Gateway Park Grass Valley is an excellent location for a day out with family or friends.

7.56 miles away

South Yuba River State Park

South Yuba River State Park is a great place to spend a day outdoors. The park has a variety of activities to keep everyone entertained, including hiking and biking trails, fishing, swimming, and picnicking. There is also a campground with 27 sites. The Grass Valley area of the park is particularly beautiful. The river runs through the valley and there are several pleasant spots to stop for a picnic or backpack trip.

11.19 miles away

Black Swan Trail

Take a hike on the Black Swan Trail in Grass Valley, California. This moderately difficult trail winds its way through rolling grassland and oak woodlands, and provides a pleasant nature walk for all ages. This trail is great for hikers of all levels of experience, as it is both well-maintained and offers many scenic vantage points. Along the way, you'll find several intersecting trails that will take you to some of Grass Valley's most stunning natural areas.

12.30 miles away

The Golden Chain Motel is an excellent, budget-friendly accommodation that provides easy access to the city's most sought after attractions; book this Grass Valley hotel today!


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