Fallen Leaf, California

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Coordinates: 38°52′59″N 120°04′22″W / 38.88306°N 120.07278°W / 38.88306; -120.07278

Fallen Leaf
Unincorporated community
Fallen Leaf is located in California
Fallen Leaf
Fallen Leaf
Location in California
Coordinates: 38°52′59″N 120°04′22″W / 38.88306°N 120.07278°W / 38.88306; -120.07278
Country United States
State California
County El Dorado County
Elevation[1] 6,427 ft (1,959 m)

Fallen Leaf is an unincorporated community in El Dorado County, California.[1] It is located at the south end of Fallen Leaf Lake,[2] at an elevation of 6527 feet (1959 m).[1]

A resort called Fallen Leaf Lodge was founded by William W. Price in 1908.[2] A post office opened in 1908.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Fallen Leaf, California
  2. ^ a b c Durham, David L. (1998). California's Geographic Names: A Gazetteer of Historic and Modern Names of the State. Quill Driver Books. p. 483. ISBN 9781884995149.