Historic Sites and Points of Interest in Nevada County
The trail marker reads:Nevada City Road - Opposite Washington Diggings
"Traveled 16 miles of pretty good road except [from] Bear Valey [sic]. Hilly which was very steep. Camped in mountain opposite Washington [Diggings] on the Yuba River, No feed or water, but plenty of timber."
John Shin, Sep 30, 1850