SIERRA COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
History of Downieville
Downieville, the county seat of Sierra County, is located on Highway 49 at the fork of the North Yuba and Downie rivers.
49 THINGS TO DO ON HWY 49
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The Downieville Classic mountain bike festival features a rugged 29 mile point to point cross-country race following a Gold Rush-era route. The race weekend also includes a 15 mile downhill race and is peppered with crowd pleasing events like a river-jump stunt competition and mechanical bull rides.
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