Howard Springs, California

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Howard Springs
Unincorporated community
Howard Springs is located in California
Howard Springs
Howard Springs
Location in California
Howard Springs is located in the US
Howard Springs
Howard Springs
Howard Springs (the US)
Coordinates: 38°51′30″N 122°40′29″W / 38.85833°N 122.67472°W / 38.85833; -122.67472Coordinates: 38°51′30″N 122°40′29″W / 38.85833°N 122.67472°W / 38.85833; -122.67472
CountryUnited States
StateCalifornia
CountyLake County
Elevation[1]2,165 ft (660 m)

Howard Springs is an unincorporated community in Lake County, California.[1] It is located 3.5 miles (5.6 km) north-northeast of Whispering Pines,[2] at an elevation of 2165 feet (660 m).[1]

The name honors C.W. Howard who in 1877 opened the springs to the public.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Howard Springs, 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. 81. ISBN 1-884995-14-4.