The discovery of gold in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada launched the California Gold Rush of 1849.

The area includes the mountainous counties of Alpine, Amador, Calaveras, Inyo, Mariposa, Mono, Nevada, Plumas, Sierra and Tuolumne, and the eastern two-thirds of El Dorado and Placer counties.

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Donaldson Eye Care Associates
Ophthalmology practice including outpatient surgery center and optical center with offices in Sonora and Angels Camp.
Eastern Sierra
Information about the towns and attractions of the Eastern Sierra from Bridgeport to Death Valley.
Gold Country Visitor's Association
Historical and tourism information on California's Gold Country.
Inyo/Mono County Animal Resources and Education
Non-profit organization providing for the welfare of companion animals. Provides low-cost spay/neuter and adoption assistance, and raises funds for shelter improvements. List of events and information on becoming a member.
Sierra Art Trails
Annual fine art open studio tour at locations in Mariposa and eastern Madera counties. Includes information for and about the artists, and ticket sales.
Sierra Foothill Magazine
Articles and photographs about life and recreation in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada.
YubaNet
Community service website for the Gold Country and Northern Sierra Nevada. Includes regional website directory, events calendar, chathouse, information, road conditions, weather.
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