Top Mines in Nevada County, CA

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Place or area from which commercial minerals are or were removed from the Earth; not including oilfield.
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There are 124 mines in Nevada County, California.

  • Empire Mine (Mine)
    Icon Latitude:  39.2062833°
    Longitude:  -121.0455041°
    Elevation:  2697 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Grass Valley, CA 1.21 miles
    • Boston Ravine, CA 1.30 miles
    • Nevada City, CA 4.13 miles
    • Alta Sierra, CA 4.49 miles
    • Rough and Ready, CA 5.12 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.4379523°
    Longitude:  -120.8335556°
    Elevation:  2828 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Alleghany, CA 2.25 miles
    • Graniteville, CA 5.01 miles
    • Washington, CA 5.73 miles
    • Goodyears Bar, CA 7.55 miles
    • Downieville, CA 8.40 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.32°
    Longitude:  -120.2222222°
    Elevation:  5935 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Truckee, CA 2.15 miles
    • Soda Springs, CA 8.43 miles
    • Carnelian Bay, CA 9.89 miles
    • Tahoe Vista, CA 10.70 miles
    • Kingvale, CA 11.04 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.3721175°
    Longitude:  -120.9116132°
    Elevation:  3081 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Washington, CA 6.07 miles
    • Pike, CA 6.53 miles
    • Alleghany, CA 7.66 miles
    • Camptonville, CA 9.15 miles
    • Nevada City, CA 9.46 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.3668397°
    Longitude:  -120.9135576°
    Elevation:  3189 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Washington, CA 6.14 miles
    • Pike, CA 6.73 miles
    • Alleghany, CA 8.03 miles
    • Nevada City, CA 9.11 miles
    • Camptonville, CA 9.30 miles
  • Arctic Mine (Mine)
    Icon Latitude:  39.373233°
    Longitude:  -120.7071596°
    Elevation:  3743 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Graniteville, CA 4.98 miles
    • Washington, CA 5.00 miles
    • Alleghany, CA 9.86 miles
    • Alta, CA 12.79 miles
    • Dutch Flat, CA 13.50 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.3715663°
    Longitude:  -120.7096597°
    Elevation:  3645 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Washington, CA 4.85 miles
    • Graniteville, CA 5.04 miles
    • Alleghany, CA 9.84 miles
    • Alta, CA 12.63 miles
    • Dutch Flat, CA 13.33 miles
  • Howie Mine (Mine)
    Icon Latitude:  39.4240641°
    Longitude:  -120.808554°
    Elevation:  4459 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Alleghany, CA 3.65 miles
    • Graniteville, CA 3.85 miles
    • Washington, CA 4.50 miles
    • Goodyears Bar, CA 8.97 miles
    • Downieville, CA 9.40 miles
  • Sadie D Mine (Mine)
    Icon Latitude:  39.4193416°
    Longitude:  -120.8185544°
    Elevation:  4619 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Alleghany, CA 3.72 miles
    • Washington, CA 4.27 miles
    • Graniteville, CA 4.46 miles
    • Goodyears Bar, CA 9.04 miles
    • Pike, CA 9.67 miles
  • Alpha Mine (Mine)
    Icon Latitude:  39.4460098°
    Longitude:  -120.7418847°
    Elevation:  4852 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Graniteville, CA 0.38 miles
    • Alleghany, CA 5.65 miles
    • Washington, CA 6.72 miles
    • Downieville, CA 9.05 miles
    • Goodyears Bar, CA 9.99 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.380456°
    Longitude:  -120.6552134°
    Elevation:  5748 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Graniteville, CA 6.14 miles
    • Washington, CA 7.82 miles
    • Alleghany, CA 11.78 miles
    • Kingvale, CA 12.78 miles
    • Sierra City, CA 12.85 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.4460113°
    Longitude:  -120.6402143°
    Elevation:  5686 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Graniteville, CA 5.32 miles
    • Sierra City, CA 8.28 miles
    • Washington, CA 10.38 miles
    • Alleghany, CA 10.96 miles
    • Downieville, CA 12.66 miles
  • Champion Mine (Mine)
    Icon Latitude:  39.2585049°
    Longitude:  -121.0380047°
    Elevation:  2283 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Nevada City, CA 1.19 miles
    • Grass Valley, CA 2.99 miles
    • Boston Ravine, CA 3.88 miles
    • Rough and Ready, CA 5.60 miles
    • Alta Sierra, CA 8.12 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.3471222°
    Longitude:  -120.6963253°
    Elevation:  3317 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Washington, CA 5.56 miles
    • Graniteville, CA 6.87 miles
    • Alta, CA 11.50 miles
    • Alleghany, CA 11.54 miles
    • Dutch Flat, CA 12.34 miles
  • Hotwater Mine (Mine)
    Icon Latitude:  39.4432321°
    Longitude:  -120.7374401°
    Elevation:  4924 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Graniteville, CA 0.21 miles
    • Alleghany, CA 5.93 miles
    • Washington, CA 6.67 miles
    • Downieville, CA 9.33 miles
    • Sierra City, CA 10.11 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.4307321°
    Longitude:  -120.7407732°
    Elevation:  5069 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Graniteville, CA 0.69 miles
    • Washington, CA 5.83 miles
    • Alleghany, CA 6.09 miles
    • Downieville, CA 10.00 miles
    • Goodyears Bar, CA 10.75 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.418232°
    Longitude:  -120.7543846°
    Elevation:  4442 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Graniteville, CA 1.74 miles
    • Washington, CA 4.72 miles
    • Alleghany, CA 5.93 miles
    • Downieville, CA 10.49 miles
    • Goodyears Bar, CA 10.90 miles
  • Gold Bug Mine (Mine)
    Icon Latitude:  39.3443443°
    Longitude:  -120.7021588°
    Elevation:  4222 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Washington, CA 5.28 miles
    • Graniteville, CA 6.95 miles
    • Alta, CA 11.17 miles
    • Alleghany, CA 11.48 miles
    • Dutch Flat, CA 12.00 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.3312881°
    Longitude:  -120.7554938°
    Elevation:  4117 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Washington, CA 3.03 miles
    • Graniteville, CA 7.61 miles
    • Alta, CA 9.12 miles
    • Dutch Flat, CA 9.71 miles
    • Alleghany, CA 10.65 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.3680556°
    Longitude:  -120.1083333°
    Elevation:  6017 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Truckee, CA 4.87 miles
    • Floriston, CA 5.00 miles
    • Tahoe Vista, CA 9.37 miles
    • Carnelian Bay, CA 9.86 miles
    • Kings Beach, CA 10.01 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.3957358°
    Longitude:  -120.5074304°
    Elevation:  7090 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Kingvale, CA 6.66 miles
    • Soda Springs, CA 8.46 miles
    • Graniteville, CA 12.78 miles
    • Sierra City, CA 13.54 miles
    • Sierraville, CA 15.34 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.3791667°
    Longitude:  -120.0605556°
    Elevation:  5833 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Floriston, CA 2.35 miles
    • Truckee, CA 7.45 miles
    • Tahoe Vista, CA 9.64 miles
    • Kings Beach, CA 9.94 miles
    • Incline Village, NV 10.00 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.3876783°
    Longitude:  -120.6438242°
    Elevation:  6017 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Graniteville, CA 6.29 miles
    • Washington, CA 8.52 miles
    • Alleghany, CA 12.06 miles
    • Sierra City, CA 12.31 miles
    • Kingvale, CA 12.38 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.4576766°
    Longitude:  -120.7296623°
    Elevation:  5200 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Graniteville, CA 1.29 miles
    • Alleghany, CA 6.12 miles
    • Washington, CA 7.74 miles
    • Downieville, CA 8.73 miles
    • Sierra City, CA 9.05 miles
  • Anderson Mine (Mine)
    Icon Latitude:  39.3915694°
    Longitude:  -120.4924298°
    Elevation:  6883 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Kingvale, CA 5.94 miles
    • Soda Springs, CA 7.64 miles
    • Graniteville, CA 13.63 miles
    • Sierra City, CA 14.20 miles
    • Sierraville, CA 15.22 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.3935136°
    Longitude:  -120.5052081°
    Elevation:  7106 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Kingvale, CA 6.46 miles
    • Soda Springs, CA 8.27 miles
    • Graniteville, CA 12.93 miles
    • Sierra City, CA 13.74 miles
    • Sierraville, CA 15.41 miles
  • Texas Mine (Mine)
    Icon Latitude:  39.2698941°
    Longitude:  -120.9927253°
    Elevation:  2615 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Nevada City, CA 1.37 miles
    • Grass Valley, CA 5.07 miles
    • Boston Ravine, CA 5.94 miles
    • Rough and Ready, CA 8.15 miles
    • North San Juan, CA 9.08 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.2810052°
    Longitude:  -120.9882809°
    Elevation:  3012 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Nevada City, CA 2.00 miles
    • Grass Valley, CA 5.79 miles
    • Boston Ravine, CA 6.67 miles
    • Rough and Ready, CA 8.65 miles
    • North San Juan, CA 8.68 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.3360102°
    Longitude:  -120.7588275°
    Elevation:  4039 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Washington, CA 2.69 miles
    • Graniteville, CA 7.31 miles
    • Alta, CA 9.37 miles
    • Dutch Flat, CA 9.92 miles
    • Alleghany, CA 10.27 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.2685056°
    Longitude:  -120.9732799°
    Elevation:  2799 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Nevada City, CA 2.34 miles
    • Grass Valley, CA 5.81 miles
    • Boston Ravine, CA 6.64 miles
    • Dutch Flat, CA 8.44 miles
    • Rough and Ready, CA 9.10 miles
  • San Juan Mine (Mine)
    Icon Latitude:  39.3523921°
    Longitude:  -121.134122°
    Elevation:  2057 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • North San Juan, CA 2.00 miles
    • Dobbins, CA 4.07 miles
    • Camptonville, CA 8.25 miles
    • Rough and Ready, CA 8.45 miles
    • Nevada City, CA 8.90 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.335454°
    Longitude:  -120.7871621°
    Elevation:  3950 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Washington, CA 1.77 miles
    • Graniteville, CA 7.70 miles
    • Alta, CA 9.00 miles
    • Dutch Flat, CA 9.34 miles
    • Alleghany, CA 9.74 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.2665615°
    Longitude:  -120.9618905°
    Elevation:  3015 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Nevada City, CA 2.92 miles
    • Grass Valley, CA 6.24 miles
    • Boston Ravine, CA 7.05 miles
    • Dutch Flat, CA 7.85 miles
    • Alta, CA 9.06 miles
  • Gaston Mine (Mine)
    Icon Latitude:  39.39601°
    Longitude:  -120.7524396°
    Elevation:  3848 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Graniteville, CA 3.16 miles
    • Washington, CA 3.55 miles
    • Alleghany, CA 7.03 miles
    • Downieville, CA 11.96 miles
    • Goodyears Bar, CA 12.18 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.3368426°
    Longitude:  -120.7949403°
    Elevation:  3278 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Washington, CA 1.57 miles
    • Graniteville, CA 7.76 miles
    • Alta, CA 9.04 miles
    • Dutch Flat, CA 9.33 miles
    • Alleghany, CA 9.53 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.2298937°
    Longitude:  -121.1555094°
    Elevation:  1811 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Rough and Ready, CA 1.04 miles
    • Lake Wildwood, CA 2.42 miles
    • Penn Valley, CA 3.02 miles
    • Boston Ravine, CA 4.84 miles
    • Grass Valley, CA 5.11 miles
  • Murchie Mine (Mine)
    Icon Latitude:  39.265172°
    Longitude:  -120.9871693°
    Elevation:  2769 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Nevada City, CA 1.57 miles
    • Grass Valley, CA 5.08 miles
    • Boston Ravine, CA 5.93 miles
    • Rough and Ready, CA 8.33 miles
    • Dutch Flat, CA 8.98 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.2807273°
    Longitude:  -120.9946701°
    Elevation:  2982 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Nevada City, CA 1.75 miles
    • Grass Valley, CA 5.55 miles
    • Boston Ravine, CA 6.43 miles
    • Rough and Ready, CA 8.33 miles
    • North San Juan, CA 8.46 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.2907332°
    Longitude:  -120.7271585°
    Elevation:  4285 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Washington, CA 6.10 miles
    • Alta, CA 7.36 miles
    • Dutch Flat, CA 8.32 miles
    • Graniteville, CA 10.39 miles
    • Alleghany, CA 13.83 miles
  • Barren Mine (Mine)
    Icon Latitude:  39.4171216°
    Longitude:  -120.7077162°
    Elevation:  6230 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Graniteville, CA 2.36 miles
    • Washington, CA 6.31 miles
    • Alleghany, CA 8.09 miles
    • Sierra City, CA 11.00 miles
    • Downieville, CA 11.70 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.2443379°
    Longitude:  -121.1496762°
    Elevation:  1581 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Rough and Ready, CA 1.22 miles
    • Lake Wildwood, CA 2.83 miles
    • Penn Valley, CA 4.01 miles
    • Boston Ravine, CA 4.97 miles
    • Grass Valley, CA 5.05 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.3948939°
    Longitude:  -120.9649497°
    Elevation:  3547 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Pike, CA 3.53 miles
    • Camptonville, CA 5.95 miles
    • North San Juan, CA 7.63 miles
    • Alleghany, CA 8.30 miles
    • Washington, CA 9.19 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.2862824°
    Longitude:  -121.0405055°
    Elevation:  2667 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Nevada City, CA 2.15 miles
    • Grass Valley, CA 4.77 miles
    • Boston Ravine, CA 5.63 miles
    • Rough and Ready, CA 6.42 miles
    • North San Juan, CA 6.66 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.2873946°
    Longitude:  -120.9652246°
    Elevation:  3363 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Nevada City, CA 3.25 miles
    • Grass Valley, CA 6.97 miles
    • Boston Ravine, CA 7.83 miles
    • Dutch Flat, CA 8.84 miles
    • North San Juan, CA 9.32 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.2485046°
    Longitude:  -121.1332866°
    Elevation:  2142 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Rough and Ready, CA 1.28 miles
    • Lake Wildwood, CA 3.75 miles
    • Grass Valley, CA 4.37 miles
    • Boston Ravine, CA 4.41 miles
    • Penn Valley, CA 4.77 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.3321222°
    Longitude:  -120.7027141°
    Elevation:  4688 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Washington, CA 5.48 miles
    • Graniteville, CA 7.76 miles
    • Alta, CA 10.44 miles
    • Dutch Flat, CA 11.32 miles
    • Alleghany, CA 12.11 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.2351761°
    Longitude:  -120.8182722°
    Elevation:  3451 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Alta, CA 2.01 miles
    • Dutch Flat, CA 2.27 miles
    • Washington, CA 8.64 miles
    • Nevada City, CA 10.74 miles
    • Colfax, CA 11.77 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.426841°
    Longitude:  -120.8410557°
    Elevation:  3560 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Alleghany, CA 2.96 miles
    • Washington, CA 5.17 miles
    • Graniteville, CA 5.50 miles
    • Goodyears Bar, CA 8.15 miles
    • Pike, CA 8.42 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.2587881°
    Longitude:  -120.7738264°
    Elevation:  3852 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Alta, CA 4.13 miles
    • Dutch Flat, CA 5.00 miles
    • Washington, CA 7.08 miles
    • Graniteville, CA 12.70 miles
    • Nevada City, CA 12.96 miles
  • Niagara Mine (Mine)
    Icon Latitude:  39.2460047°
    Longitude:  -121.1285641°
    Elevation:  1985 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Rough and Ready, CA 1.17 miles
    • Lake Wildwood, CA 3.95 miles
    • Grass Valley, CA 4.06 miles
    • Boston Ravine, CA 4.11 miles
    • Penn Valley, CA 4.81 miles