Rampart, California

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Unincorporated community
Rampart is located in California
Location in California
Coordinates: 39°09′53″N 120°10′42″W / 39.16472°N 120.17833°W / 39.16472; -120.17833Coordinates: 39°09′53″N 120°10′42″W / 39.16472°N 120.17833°W / 39.16472; -120.17833
Country  United States
State  California
County Placer County
Elevation[1] 6,201 ft (1,890 m)

Rampart is an unincorporated community in Placer County, California.[1] Rampart is located on the Southern Pacific Railroad and the Truckee River, 2 miles (3.2 km) west-southwest of Tahoe City.[2] It lies at an elevation of 6201 feet (1890 m).[1]


  1. ^ a b c U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Rampart, California
  2. ^ Durham, David L. (1998). California's Geographic Names: A Gazetteer of Historic and Modern Names of the State. Clovis, Calif.: Word Dancer Press. p. 543. ISBN 1-884995-14-4.