Plasse, California

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Unincorporated community
Plasse is located in California
Plasse is located in the US
Location in California
Coordinates: 38°38′14″N 120°07′36″W / 38.63722°N 120.12667°W / 38.63722; -120.12667Coordinates: 38°38′14″N 120°07′36″W / 38.63722°N 120.12667°W / 38.63722; -120.12667
Country United States
State California
County Amador County
Elevation[1] 7,287 ft (2,221 m)

Plasse (also, Silver Lake)[2] is an unincorporated community in Amador County, California.

Plasse is located near Silver Lake in the Eldorado National Forest.[2] It lies at an elevation of 7287 feet (2221 m).

Silver Lake Post Office, located at Plasse, operated from 1880 to 1973, with a closure from 1890 to 1936.[2]


  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Plasse, 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. 539. ISBN 1-884995-14-4. 

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