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Spirit of 49er gold fever alive and well in Auburn State Recreation Area

The glow in the sand in the water at my feet was unmistakable. Gold. Add the exclamation mark, if you wish. Less than two weeks later, I was back at the same spot at the American ...

Auburn, Placer County hope to strike gold with Lonely Planet Top 10 listing

AUBURN CA - Auburn is basking in the glow of a newly minted top ranking for California’s Gold Country as a prime tourist destination by travel guide Lonely Planet. The editors i ...