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Tuesday, November 15, 2011 9:52 AM by Emily Boone

The first visitors to what is now Crystal Mountain came seeking fortunes, not fresh snow. Traces of gold were found in the hills of the Cascades in the late 1800s, and prospectors flocked to the area (which was originally known as the Summit Mining District).
Author: Emily Boone

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