Ditch Camp Five, California

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Coordinates: 38°45′55″N 120°32′54″W / 38.76528°N 120.54833°W / 38.76528; -120.54833

Ditch Camp Five
Unincorporated community
Ditch Camp Five is located in California
Ditch Camp Five
Ditch Camp Five
Location in California
Coordinates: 38°45′55″N 120°32′54″W / 38.76528°N 120.54833°W / 38.76528; -120.54833
Country United States
State California
County El Dorado County
Elevation[1] 3,842 ft (1,171 m)

Ditch Camp Five is an unincorporated community in El Dorado County, California.[1] It is located 2 miles (3.2 km) east of Pollock Pines,[2] at an elevation of 3842 feet (1171 m).[1] The ZIP code is 95628. The community is inside area code 530.

Ditch Camp Five has been noted for its unusual place name.[3]


  1. ^ a b c U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Ditch Camp Five, 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. 476. ISBN 1-884995-14-4. 
  3. ^ Thompson, George E. (1 July 2009). You Live Where?: Interesting and Unusual Facts about where We Live. iUniverse. p. 10. ISBN 978-1-4401-3421-0.