Soda Springs in Nevada County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Western America Skisport Museum
California Point of Historical Interest HEV-003
Erected 1978 by Auburn Ski Club with cooperation of Nevada County Historical Landmarks Commission. (Marker Number HEV-003.)
Location. 39° 20.224′ N, 120° 20.958′ W. Marker is in Soda Springs, California, in Nevada County. Marker can be reached from Bunny Hill Drive. Touch for map. Marker and Museum are located next to the parking area of the Boreal Ridge Ski Area. Marker is in this post office area: Soda Springs CA 95728, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Snowshoe Thompson (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Norden Station (approx. 1.4 miles away); Tri Lodges (approx. 1.4 miles away); Cal Lodge (approx. 1.4 miles away); Summit Valley (approx. 1.4 miles away); Sugar Bowl (approx. 1.7 miles away); Charlie Chaplinís Gold Rush (approx. 1.7 miles away); The Magic Carpet (approx. 1.7 miles away).
Also see . . . Ski Museum. the Museum was developed as an exhibition of Western Beginning with the California gold miners racing straight down the mountains at speeds of 80 mph on 14 foot “longboards”, western ski history is a fascinating part of western culture. (Submitted on November 5, 2012.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 5, 2012, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 310 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 5, 2012, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.