Tamarack (formerly, Camp Tamarack) is an unincorporated community in Calaveras County, California, United States. A nearby weather station, located across the Alpine County line, has been the site of United States meteorological records. The community was founded in the 1920s.
Tamarack is located at an elevation of 6,913 feet (2,107 m), on the west slope of the Sierra Nevada near Bear Valley and south of South Lake Tahoe.
- ^ a b U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Tamarack, California
- ^ a b Durham, David L. (1998). California's Geographic Names: A Gazetteer of Historic and Modern Names of the State. Quill Driver Books. p. 835. ISBN 9781884995149.
Coordinates: 38°26′20″N 120°04′34″W / 38.43889°N 120.07611°W