Colfax Cemetery offers a view of the past

The Colfax Cemetery offers expansive views and many historical markers, dating back to the 1850s. Over 3,000 memorials exist in this quiet, well-maintained cemetery.

It’s easy to miss this historic destination as it is across the freeway from the core downtown area. Stop by and drink in the history under beautiful trees.

Colfax Cemetery

180 North Canyon Way

Colfax, California, 95713

Phone: 530-346-9577

Also on Canyon Way, the Colfax Indian Cemetery marks a time in the past when Indigenous tribes were separated at the burial. This cemetery is not open to the public.

Colfax Indian Cemetery

The intersection of Canyon Way & Iowa Hill Road

Colfax, CA 95713

Colfax Indian Cemetary