Surprise Station, California

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Surprise Station
Unincorporated community
Surprise Station is located in California
Surprise Station
Surprise Station
Location in California
Surprise Station is located in the US
Surprise Station
Surprise Station
Surprise Station (the US)
Coordinates: 41°34′26″N 120°26′11″W / 41.57389°N 120.43639°W / 41.57389; -120.43639Coordinates: 41°34′26″N 120°26′11″W / 41.57389°N 120.43639°W / 41.57389; -120.43639
Country United States
State California
County Modoc County
Elevation[1] 4,514 ft (1,376 m)

Surprise Station (formerly, Surprise and Surprise Siding) is an unincorporated community in Modoc County, California.[1] It is located on the Southern Pacific Railroad 11.5 miles (19 km) south-southwest of Davis Creek,[2] on the east side of the North Fork of the Pit River and 4.2 miles (6.8 km) southeast of Round Mountain, at an elevation of 4514 feet (1376 m).[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Surprise Station, 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. 422. ISBN 1-884995-14-4.