Tel: 530-289-1000

206 Commercial St, Downieville, CA, 95936



   Downieville, CA   

COVID-19 Notice

Due to the COVID-19 circumstance the Riverside Inn will be closed indefinitely. We support the California "Stay at Home" mandate.  

Please stay home and stay safe. 



All of our rooms overlook the beautiful Downie River and have everything you need: heaters, ceiling fans, satellite television, private bathrooms, and a lot of comfort. Five rooms come with a full kitchen. Three have a compact fridge and microwave. And they all include a daily continental breakfast.



Downieville is a former gold mining community located on scenic Highway 49. It’s quaint, historic, and near some of the greatest nature California has to offer. Ski or snowmobile in the Sierra Buttes and Lakes Basin Recreation Area or enjoy the multiple trails in the surrounding Tahoe National Forest. Whether you like to fish, hike, swim, kayak, gold pan in the North Yuba River, or just
relax, Downieville has something for everyone.

Downieville Classic

Named one of the top 10 best bike festivals from Outside Magazine.

The Historic Yuba Theatre

See why National Geographic recognized it
as one of the best destinations for travelers seeking an authentic experience of the region.

Trails, Trails & More Trails

Get lost and explore miles of outdoor trails by foot, mountain bike, ATV
and SXS. Trail Maps

Downieville Museum


Contains a collection of local artifacts depicting the life of this community from its Gold Rush origins.

Kentucky Mine Historic Park & Museum 

Experience the sights and sounds of a real working gold mine in an hour-plus tour in the Sierra City mining region.

Snowmobiling & Skiing

23 miles of  groomed trails and
7000 acres to snowshoe, tube or
cross-country ski.


“Very cozy and accommodating, especially to cyclists. Secure bike storage. Great breakfast. Nice owners. Will definitely be back”

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