Iowa Hill, California

No Image

Location: Iowa Hill, California, USA
County: Placer
Remains: Unknown
Status: Still standing


Located in Placer County, California, Iowa Hill was filled with gold miners after a piece was found in 1853. The town has burned down on three different occasions. In its day, it had grocery stores, a brewery, a soda factory, hardware stores, and hotels.

Today, it is a historical landmark with few residents, who have been said to be very friendly. Signs in the town forbid smoking or having an open flame, as there are believed to be flammable gasses in the air that led to the three fires in the town.

External Links


Leave a Comment

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.