Hobergs, California

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Hobergs, California
Unincorporated community
Hobergs, California is located in California
Hobergs, California
Hobergs, California
Location in California
Hobergs, California is located in the US
Hobergs, California
Hobergs, California
Hobergs, California (the US)
Coordinates: 38°50′37″N 122°43′28″W / 38.84361°N 122.72444°W / 38.84361; -122.72444Coordinates: 38°50′37″N 122°43′28″W / 38.84361°N 122.72444°W / 38.84361; -122.72444
CountryUnited States
StateCalifornia
CountyLake County
Elevation[1]3,015 ft (919 m)

Hobergs (formerly, Hoberg Resort and Hobergs Resort) is an unincorporated community in Lake County, California.[1] It is located 2.25 miles (3.6 km) north-northwest of Whispering Pines,[2] at an elevation of 3015 feet (919 m).[1]

History[edit]

Gustave Hoberg founded a resort at the site in 1885.[2] A post office operated at Hobergs from 1929 to 1970.[2]

The resort was destroyed by the Valley Fire in September, 2015.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Hobergs, California
  2. ^ a b c Durham, David L. (1998). California's Geographic Names: A Gazetteer of Historic and Modern Names of the State. Clovis, Calif.: Word Dancer Press. p. 77. ISBN 1-884995-14-4.
  3. ^ Rossman, Randi; Payne, Paul (September 13, 2015). "Valley Fire: Devastation during the night as fire destroys homes". Santa Rosa Press Democrat. Retrieved September 13, 2015.