Barrett, Mariposa County, California

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Unincorporated community
Barrett is located in California
Barrett is located in the US
Location in California
Coordinates: 37°38′24″N 120°17′09″W / 37.64000°N 120.28583°W / 37.64000; -120.28583Coordinates: 37°38′24″N 120°17′09″W / 37.64000°N 120.28583°W / 37.64000; -120.28583
Country United States
State California
County Mariposa County
Elevation[1] 876 ft (267 m)

Barrett is an unincorporated community in Mariposa County, California.[1] It is located on the western shore of Lake McClure on the Yosemite Valley Railroad 6.5 miles (10 km) south-southwest of Penon Blanco Peak,[2] at an elevation of 876 feet (267 m).[1]

The original town site was flooded by Lake McClure.[2]


  1. ^ a b c U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Barrett, Mariposa County, California
  2. ^ a b Durham, David L. (1998). California's Geographic Names: A Gazetteer of Historic and Modern Names of the State. Clovis, Calif.: Word Dancer Press. p. 743. ISBN 1-884995-14-4.