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Amazing Museum!

Fantastic inside & out! Outside is a huge display of logging equipment & a description of it's... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2018
HappyTravelers4now
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Hemet, California
Logging History in the central Sierra.

The staff is very knowledgeable and friendly. Lots of interesting information about logging the... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2018
terraflash
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Arnold, California
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16 Oct 2018
“Amazing Museum!”
24 Jul 2018
“Logging History in the central Sierra.”
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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2184 Dunbar Road, Arnold, CA 95223
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Reviewed 17 October 2018

Fantastic inside & out! Outside is a huge display of logging equipment & a description of it's use. Everything from chain saws to a logger's cabin. Inside is filled with many models of how logging was done & even a moving model of a lumber...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 24 July 2018

The staff is very knowledgeable and friendly. Lots of interesting information about logging the local forests. There are some historic equipment located around the grounds.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank terraflash
Reviewed 18 October 2017

My boys loved looking and touching the log embedded chainsaws. The interior miniature live action figure story kept the kids interested. The view of the lake as nice too.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank yohanp97
Reviewed 23 May 2017

The Museum gives a good education of our past logging industry. The volunteers are knowledgeable and love to tell visitors everything they now. They are restoring an old steam engine. It is worth a visit or two.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Sandy M
Reviewed 12 October 2016

The museum captures the story of logging in the Sierra Nevada during the early 1900's and includes some excellent working models of the technology of the time. Don't miss the chance to speak with Ted about his extensive experience in the industry and the area....More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank Kevin F
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Museum is surrounded by all kinds of equipment to explore. The family can learn and explore with no admission. A donation is welcomed.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank kimberlyd812
Reviewed 26 September 2016

The docent are extremely and knowledgeable. Great place for families with kids to see how life was in the logging company back in the day. Clean and great facility, very well put together. Picnic tables in shade for lunch or break by the lake and...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank ame391
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

We visited this museum today. You can tell that the collection is put together with a lot of heart and much love for detail. You can learn a lot about the local lumber industry and why the White Pains Lake was not always there. The...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank 901christophb
Reviewed 22 March 2016

Found this by accident. Great history of Logging. Close to White Pines lake and the Moose Lodge. They have a festival every Spring with logging competitions amateurs can compete.

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank Bob F
Reviewed 12 November 2015 via mobile

I really enjoyed this small museum which did a good job of e planning the logging business. There was a nice variety of displays and exhibits. The volunteer at the museum was friendly, knowledgeable, and obviously loving his job there. I didn't have time to...More

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank cathyw477
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