Tahoe Pines, California

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Tahoe Pines
Unincorporated community
Tahoe Pines is located in California
Tahoe Pines
Tahoe Pines
Location in California
Coordinates: 39°06′17″N 120°09′37″W / 39.10472°N 120.16028°W / 39.10472; -120.16028Coordinates: 39°06′17″N 120°09′37″W / 39.10472°N 120.16028°W / 39.10472; -120.16028
Country  United States
State  California
County Placer County
Elevation[1] 6,230 ft (1,899 m)

Tahoe Pines is an unincorporated community in Placer County, California.[1] Tahoe Pines is located on Lake Tahoe, 1 mile (1.6 km) north of Homewood.[2] It lies at an elevation of 6230 feet (1899 m).[1]

The settlement was established in 1909.[2] The Tahoe Pines post office operated from 1912 to 1959.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Tahoe Pines, California
  2. ^ a b c Durham, David L. (1998). California's Geographic Names: A Gazetteer of Historic and Modern Names of the State. Clovis, Calif.: Word Dancer Press. p. 566. ISBN 1-884995-14-4.