City of Six cabin is a two bedroom cabin featuring a deck and high windows facing the high cliffs of High Commission mountain, full amenities, and is set on the banks of the North Yuba River. The high ceilings and tall windows bring the towering peaks and cliffs inside, the deck is perfect for a cool summer evening dinner and the soothing hum of the river. With all-new beds, appliances, furniture, lighting, and kitchenware, our housekeeping cabins are among the most modern accommodations in Downieville, perfect for extended stays.
City of Six Cabin Details
Two bedrooms. Each bedroom has a queen bed. Full kitchen, full bath, gas stove for heat. Deck overlooking the North Yuba River. No Pets in this cabin. If you have any questions regarding this cabin, please give us a call at 530-289-3465. We’re here to make your stay at the Lure Resort a memorable one!
|Bed / Bath||Beds||Pets|
|2 / 1 – Floorplan||Queen x 2||No|
2 Night Minimum (select 3 days in the calendar below).
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The Story of City of Six
As its name suggests, the City of Six was originally founded by six miners. Located two miles south of Downieville at an elevation of 4,800 feet at the head of Slug Canyon, the City of Six was a neighbor to the Ruby Mine and extremely rich in gold, laying atop the same ancient river channel that made the Ruby so legendary.
But literature elevated the City of Six to greater heights than its gold did, thanks to Chauncey L. Canfield’s 1910 book titled The City of Six. The book describes the settlement in great detail, a gem of Sierra County history. The introductory chapter is a glimpse into this history …