Travelin to Murphys, California
History of Calaveras County
- Located in Gold Country – California
- County Seat: San Andreas
- Only Incorporated City: Angels Camp
- Murphys – Queen of the Sierra
- Attractions: Calaveras Big Trees State Park, Preserve of Giant Sequoia trees, and the County Fair and Jumping Frog Jubilee (to celebrate the association with Mark Twain’s story “The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County”).
In town for the 2011 Passport Wine Weekend – 3 days of great wine and food. Main Street in Murphys offers visitors wine tasting rooms, restaurants and shops. Be on the lookout for the Frog Sculptures too!!!