NO. 138 MARK TWAIN CABIN - This is a replica of Mark Twain's cabin, with original chimney and fireplace. Here on Jackass Hill, young Mark Twain, while guest of the Gillis Brothers in 1864-65, gathered material for The Jumping Frog of Calaveras County, which first brought him fame, and for Roughing It.
Mark Twain Cabin, 20777 Jackass Hill Rd, Sonora, CA 95370
There are multiple markers for this landmark. FIRST: State Plaque located at: 8546 CA-49, Sonora, California (37.990561, -120.4748) SECOND: Private Plaque located at the cabin. (Address above) THIRD: Another State Plaque located at: 8628 CA-49 Sonora, California (37.99138, -120.468811)
NO. 138 MARK TWAIN CABIN - First Marker