It was Southern California's largest gold rush, but with time, major placer and quartz mining declined although some activity continues today. It is home to the Holcomb Valley Scout Ranch (formerly of Old Baldy Council), on the site of the old Hitchcock Ranch.
HEADIN' FOR THE HILLS : ARROWHEAD, BIG BEAR A BLEND OF RUSTIC SCENERY, MOUNTAIN GREENERY GREAT ESCAPES.(TRAVEL)
Apr 21, 1996; Byline: Carol Bidwell Daily News Staff Writer Strapped into a big yellow open-topped Jeep, we bounced off the blacktopped road...