Cape Horn, Placer County, California

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Cape Horn, California
Unincorporated community
Cape Horn, California is located in California
Cape Horn, California
Cape Horn, California
Location in California
Cape Horn, California is located in the US
Cape Horn, California
Cape Horn, California
Cape Horn, California (the US)
Coordinates: 39°07′45″N 120°55′29″W / 39.12917°N 120.92472°W / 39.12917; -120.92472Coordinates: 39°07′45″N 120°55′29″W / 39.12917°N 120.92472°W / 39.12917; -120.92472
Country  United States
State  California
County Placer
Elevation[1] 2,654 ft (809 m)

Cape Horn is an unincorporated community in Placer County, California.[1] Cape Horn is on the Southern Pacific Railroad, 2.5 miles (4.0 km) northeast of Colfax.[2] It is at an elevation of 2,654 feet (809 m).[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Cape Horn, Placer County, 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. 461. ISBN 1-884995-14-4.