Native Americans thrived at Deer Creek Hills for roughly 6,000 years! But the Gold Rush migration and westward settlement brought their rapid decline and decimated their ancient culture.
Deer Creek Hills lead historian and honorary State Indian Docent, David Scharlach through the traditional land of the Nisenan and Miwok Indians. See where they lived. Learn who they were, their customs, successes and tragic demise.
This outing will take you over a moderate 3-mile hike. Gates open at 8:45, hike out by 9:00, back by noon.
Upcoming History Hikes:
- ARCHEOLOGY OF DEER CREEK HILLS - 4/14/2018