Idlewild, Placer County, California

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Unincorporated community
Idlewild is located in California
Idlewild is located in the US
Location in California
Coordinates: 39°06′32″N 120°09′34″W / 39.10889°N 120.15944°W / 39.10889; -120.15944Coordinates: 39°06′32″N 120°09′34″W / 39.10889°N 120.15944°W / 39.10889; -120.15944
Country  United States
State  California
County Placer County
Elevation[1] 6,234 ft (1,900 m)

Idlewild is an unincorporated community in Placer County, California.[1] Idlewild is located on Lake Tahoe, 1.5 miles (2.4 km) north of Homewood.[2] It lies at an elevation of 6234 feet (1900 m).[1]


  1. ^ a b c U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Idlewild, 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. 501. ISBN 1-884995-14-4.