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Outdoor Life on the Ridge

Gold Nugget Museum

Ever wonder about the outdoor life celebrated through the century here on the Ridge? Displays of fishing, hunting, and so much more. Let's go on an adventure!

January 10, 2018 - February 25, 2018

Gold Nugget Museum
502 Pearson Rd
Paradise, CA 95969
 (530) 872-8722

John Muir, renowned naturalist and author, said, “The mountains are calling and I must go.” Residents of the Paradise Ridge have been going to the mountains—and the rivers, creeks, trails, and campgrounds—for many generations.

The Gold Nugget Museum’s new exhibit, Outdoor Life on the Ridge--Then and Now, presents a local perspective of the Great Outdoors. Fishing, hunting, camping, horseback riding, swimming, and winter sports are on display. Personal recollections bring the exhibit to life. The exhibit opens on Wednesday, January 10, 2018, and runs through February 25.

The Gold Nugget Museum is located at 502 Pearson Road in Paradise. For information, call (530) 872-8722 or visit

Gold Nugget Museum

The Gold Nugget Museum was incorporated as Gold Nugget Days Inc. in 1973. Its mission is to preserve and protect the Ridge heritage through the collection and display of local artifacts, and with co…

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