Natoma No.64 – Double 2nd Outdoor Degree



Additional Details
  • Event Type: Special Event
  • Hosted By: Natoma No. 64 & Hiram No. 25 Oakplain No. 789
  • Invited: Grand Lodge Officers, Masons, By Invitation or Registration
  • Dress: Other - 49er period clothing
  • Meal Cost: $30
  • Itinerary Details:
    Immerse yourself in the 1850s to the land where Freemasonry came to California with the gold mining Brothers and merchants of the day...
    Natoma Lodge 64, in partnership with Hiram Lodge 25 and Oak Plains Lodge 789, is honored to deliver a Second degree at a secluded, private ranch in Placerville on Saturday, June 1, 2024 at 2:00 PM.
    It will be followed by a celebratory BBQ dinner at Marshall Gold Discovery State Historic Park, just 10 minutes away in Coloma.
    This unique degree will be done in 1850s period dress with the period-accurate lodge set outside as it would have been back in the day.
    We will be privileged to have our California Grand Master, the Most Worshipful Sean Metroka, participating in the degree with other members of the Grand Lodge in attendance.
    The cost is $30 and attendance is limited to 80 brothers ~ Fellowcraft and above. Please plan to register as soon as possible to assure your spot and receive the private address to the degree.

    Register Here:

    Pre-Pay Here

    Make a weekend of it! If you want to further immerse yourself in the feel of the era, set up camp on your own or rent a cabin. Camping is available nearby in Coloma and Lotus within minutes of the degree and dinner locations. There are several campsites in the area that you can contact to inquire about a reservation:

    Coloma Resort - 6921 Mt. Murphy Rd., Coloma, CA 95613 ~ 530-621-2267
    American River Resort - 6019 New River Rd., Coloma, CA 95613 ~ 530-622-6700
    Camp Lotus - 5461 Bassi Rd., Lotus, CA 95651 ~ 530-622-8672
    Thousand Trails Ponderosa - 7291 CA-49, Lotus, CA 95651 ~ 530-642-5830

    2:00 Degree followed by a BBQ Dinner at Marshall Historic Gold Discovery State Park

    Outdoor Degree Directions from Nevada City
    Nevada City
    California 95959
    Get on CA-20 W/CA-49 S from Sacramento St
    1 min (0.4 mi)
    Merge onto CA-20 W/CA-49 S

    32 min (26.6 mi)
    Take CA-49 S to your destination in Kelsey
    40 min (23.6 mi)

    Use the left 2 lanes to turn left onto Elm Ave
    0.5 mi

    Turn left onto CA-49 S/El Dorado St/High St

    16.6 mi

    Turn right onto Lotus Rd
    3.3 mi

    Turn right onto Luneman Rd
    1.8 mi

    Turn right onto Hidden Lake Dr
    1.3 mi

    Turn left onto Barrister Ct
    476 ft

    Continue straight
    482 ft
    2000 Coffer Lane
    Placerville, CA 95667


Jun 01, 2024


2:00pm - 8:00pm


Degree Site

2000 Coffer Lane, Placerville, CA 95667
Placerville, CA 95667

Organizer Contact Info

Stuart Stackhouse