DescriptionSonora was initially settled by miners from Sonora, Mexico, in 1848 and became one of the largest and wealthiest towns in the Mother Lode country. Tourism, lumbering and agriculture provide the income today. Handsome Victorian houses are a legacy of the town's gold rush days.
Visitor InfoTuolumne County Visitors Bureau 193 S. Washington St. SONORA, CA 95370. Phone:(209)533-4420 or (800)446-1333
Things to SeeProspector Park