Kres, California

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Unincorporated community
Kres is located in California
Kres is located in the US
Location in California
Coordinates: 39°11′55″N 121°00′40″W / 39.19861°N 121.01111°W / 39.19861; -121.01111Coordinates: 39°11′55″N 121°00′40″W / 39.19861°N 121.01111°W / 39.19861; -121.01111
Country  United States
State  California
County Nevada County
Elevation[1] 2,861 ft (872 m)

Kres is an unincorporated community in Nevada County, California.[1] It lies at an elevation of 2861 feet (872 m).[1] Kres is located on the Nevada County Narrow Gauge Railroad, 3 miles (4.8 km) east-southeast of Grass Valley.[2]


  1. ^ a b c U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Kres, 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. 508. ISBN 1-884995-14-4.