This Tour Through An Old Gold Mine In Southern California Will Take You Back In Time

Looking for something fun and unusual to do in Southern California that you’ve most likely never done before? How about digging for gold in an old SoCal gold mine that dates back to the 1870s? I think that sounds like quite a trip! Let’s take a look at this hidden treasure in Southern California that’s just waiting to be discovered by you.

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What a fun afternoon! It’s nice to try something new for a change and check out a hidden pocket of SoCal. Have you ever panned for gold in Julian? If so, I hope you scored a fortune!

If you’re fascinated by unique tunnels in Southern California, you should take a moment to check out my article about the Hidden Burro Schmidt Tunnel in the Mojave Desert. It’s one bizarre story that will leave you scratching your head.