Cape Horn, Placer County, California

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Cape Horn, California
Cape Horn, California is located in California
Cape Horn, California
Cape Horn, California
Location in California
Cape Horn, California is located in the United States
Cape Horn, California
Cape Horn, California
Cape Horn, California (the United States)
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
Elevation2,654 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.