North Bloomfield was an early gold rush town that thrived until about 1884. The town hung on for awhile longer but is completely abandoned today. Malakoff diggings and the town of North Bloomfield are now part of a state run park.
In this photo Brian is demonstrating the correct way to rub the BUDA belly! He is also demonstrating some CRAZY fashion in his flowered swim trunks and camo tshirt. I'd say thats a WHAT NOT TO WEAR!