Maidu Grinding Rocks - Roseville CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sbcamper
N 38° 45.000 W 121° 15.000
10S E 652072 N 4290488
Quick Description: One of the places Maidu women ground acorns. The area is in an oak forest.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 1/30/2014 8:28:34 PM
Waymark Code: WMK1QT
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member fisnjack
Views: 2

Long Description:
Cirby Creek is a year round creek. The cub scouts and dads have installed a wrought iron fence around the grinding stones.
It is now an urban area and the bike, jogging, walking trail is striped blacktop. The trail is popular with dog walkers too.
These grinding rocks were used by a number of women at one time.
Trailhead: N 38° 45.331 W 121° 15.622

Type: Bedrock Mortar

How did you find this "Ancient Evidence": Hiking

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