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Cross-Country Ski Rental in Lake Tahoe
"Select from two rental locations both conveniently situated near Lake Tahoe ski resorts. At each trained staff will help ensure a proper fit for your bindings and boots and can advise on the best trails for your skill level. If you’d prefer to leave the bulky gear at home you can rent winter clothing and purchase cold-weather accessories when picking up your rentals. By pre-booking you can make sure there is a pair of skis with your name on it even on clear brisk days when cross-country rentals fly off the shelves. After being fitted and receiving the skis and poles
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Lake Tahoe's Emerald Bay Cruise on M.S. Dixie II
"This two-hour narrated Emerald Bay Sightseeing Cruise offers non-stop photo opportunities that will delight everyone in your family or group. As you cruise to through and back from Emerald Bay you will learn how it was formed and some of its fascinating history. Hear tales of Fenette Island (nicknamed ""little rock island"") within the bay as well as the Vikingsholm Castle the stone mansion on its shores.You will even get a look below Lake Tahoe's surface with a special video presentation of ""Sunken Treasures of Lake Tahoe"". This is a state-of-the-art video presentation showing what lies deep beneath the brilliant blue of Lake Tahoe's surface. Travel 500 feet below the waters of Glenbrook Bay to tour th the majestic vessel that cruised Lake Tahoe for 50 years before being sunk by her owners.See underwater canyons and rocky bluffs that until now have never been seen by human eyes. Cruise through recently discovered ancient forests of petrified tr
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Lake Tahoe's Emerald Bay Cruise on M.S. Dixie II
"This two-hour narrated Emerald Bay Sightseeing Cruise offers non-stop photo opportunities that will delight everyone in your family or group. As you cruise to through and back from Emerald Bay you will learn how it was formed and some of its fascinating history. Hear tales of Fenette Island (nicknamed ""little rock island"") within the bay as well as the Vikingsholm Castle the stone mansion on its shores.You will even get a look below Lake Tahoe's surface with a special video presentation of ""Sunken Treasures of Lake Tahoe"". This is a state-of-the-art video presentation showing what lies deep beneath the brilliant blue of Lake Tahoe's surface. Travel 500 feet below the waters of Glenbrook Bay to tour th the majestic vessel that cruised Lake Tahoe for 50 years before being sunk by her owners.See underwater canyons and rocky bluffs that until now have never been seen by human eyes. Cruise through recently discovered ancient forests of petrified tr
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South Yuba Canal Building-Tourist Center

Located in the axis of Commercial and Coyote Sts,. this is where you get all the local information. It is loaded with a lot of it, for the town and surrounding region. The well preserved buildings...
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BruceDunning
Oct 21, 2013

The National Hotel

The National Hotel is the oldest continuously operated hotel west of the Rocky Mountains. The hotel actually consists of four building that were built from 1854 to 1857. Its historic architecture is...
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SteveOSF
Mar 16, 2008

Oldest Commercial Buildings

The oldest commercial buildings in Nevada City are the South Yuba Canal Building built in 1855 and the Ott's Assay Office built in 1857. The South Yuba Canal Building is shown on the left side of the...
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SteveOSF
Mar 16, 2008

Hannover, 23rd of March: I...

Hannover, 23rd of March: I just received very bad news from my friend Lotte who told me that there was a fire in downtown Nevada City. The old theatre and two other store were lost to the fire. I hope...
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Mirja
Oct 04, 2002

You should walk around and...

You should walk around and view the wonderful shops. There are many historic sites, dating from the gold rush days. Its a beautiful little town, surrounded by the beautifully forested Tahoe National...
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Oct 04, 2002

Firehouse Number 2

Firehouse No. 2 was built in 1861. This brick structure is located near the top of Broad Street. Firehouse No. 2 housed one of Nevada City's first volunteer fire companies.
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SteveOSF
Mar 16, 2008
 
 
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Architecture

The architecture of Nevada City is enjoyable. A great variety of architecture can be seen by just walking around the old downtown and nearby neighborhoods. Some beautiful Victorians can be observed. ...
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Mar 16, 2008

Top Hotels in Nevada City

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517 W Broad Street, Nevada City, California, 95959, United States
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400 Railroad Ave. (Sacramento St. Exit Off Highway
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760 Zion Street, , Nevada City, California 95959
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211 Broad Street, Nevada City, California, 95959, United States
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116 Nevada Street, , Nevada City, California 95959
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528 E Broad St, Nevada City, CA 95959
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Things to Do Near Nevada City

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Placer County Courthouse

Placer County Museum presents an overview of Placer County history from the early Nisenan inhabitants through the latter half of the 20th century. It also includes the Placer County Gold collection,...
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Placer County Museum

This Courthouse is in use today for activities of people residing in the County. Construction began in 1849, and was dedicated in1898. It sits on top of a hill at the peak of the town center. A nice...
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Old Town

Old Town Auburn is an interesting diversion and worth a hour or two to explore. There are a few interesting buildings to walk and stores to explore. Sacramento Street runs roughly north and south and...
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Bernhard Museum

The Bernhard Museum Complex is a history museum located at 291 Auburn-Folsom Road in Auburn, California. It consists of one of the oldest buildings in Placer County, Traveler's Rest, which was built...
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Top 5 Nevada City Writers

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"Nevada City- Making Gold From Its Historic Past"
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"Relive the Gold Rush"
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trvlrtom

"Nevada City - A Gold Country Nugget"
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"Old Time Gold Mining Town"
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"Nevada City,California"
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