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Amador City

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This picturesque village is situated along a beautiful creek in the central Gold Country region. Homes lining the hilltops look down upon the oak filled valley & historic highway 49. The sidewalks are filled with signs of historic buildings and notations. Restaurant, shops & museums. A very nice, rural small town for a local weekend getaway.
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elevation: 954' population: 199 zip code: 95601


mountain foothills with rolling hills & oaks

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Amador County
Heart of Historic Gold Country
on Hwy.49 near jct. 88



  • Black Chasm Caverns
  • camping
  • hiking
  • Historic Gold Country
  • wineries
  • mountain biking
  • observatory
  • old gold mines
  • parks, forests, rivers & lakes:

  • Caleveras Big Trees State Park
  • Stanislaus National Forest
  • Pardee Reservoir
  • Keystone Mine
  • Amador City Pioneer Cemetery
  • Amador Whitney Museum
  • amador city campgrounds

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    Small, but quaint tourist town on the edge of the Sierras in Sierra foothills in Gold Co. Two bakeries in town, numerous vineyards nearby, and picturesque postcard scenes. Historic highway 49 wraps through wildflower meadows and residentail areas along the Gold Country oak foothills.

    nearby towns:
    Sutter Creek
    Pine Grove
    local links:

    Amador County Chamber of Commerce

    Amador City
    Stanislaus Forest Map
    Ingrid Fraser Elegant Cakes
    Small Town Food and Wine
    The End of Nowhere Winery
    Holgate Hill

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