DescriptionEstablished in 1875 and named Springville after the numerous springs in the surrounding hills, Fortuna was renamed Slide and finally Fortuna by its “fortunate” citizens. Fortuna is within the Redwood Empire, a name referring to the string of majestically scenic coastal counties extending from San Francisco Bay north to the Oregon border.
Visitor InfoFortuna Chamber of Commerce 735 14th St. FORTUNA, CA 95540. Phone:(707)725-3959 or (800)426-8166
Things to SeeChapman's Gem and Mineral Shop and Museum