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Alder Springs, California
(Glenn County)

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Welcome to Alder Springs ...

Alder Springs is located in Glenn County<1>.

The location of Alder Springs has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

A typical abbreviation for Alder Springs: Alder Spgs. (or less commonly used: Alder Spngs. or Alder Sprngs.)

Alder Springs is 4,450 feet [1,356 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Alder Springs is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Alder Springs lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

Alder Springs lies within the (530) area code.

Communities Also Named Alder Springs ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two California communities named Alder Springs: This one is located in Glenn County and the other is located in Fresno County.

Beyond California, there are 4 communities that are also named Alder Springs - they are located in Alabama and Tennessee (2).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Alder Springs.

Communities near Alder Springs ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Alder Springs.

  • Copper City [Glenn County]
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    • Copper City [Glenn County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Alder Springs
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Copper City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Lone Star [Glenn County] - Historic
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    • Lone Star [Glenn County] was located 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Alder Springs
  • Elk Creek [Glenn County]
  • Newville [Glenn County]
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    • Newville [Glenn County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Alder Springs
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Paskenta [Tehama County]
    • Stonyford [Colusa County]
    • Flournoy [Tehama County]
    • Lodoga [Colusa County]
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      • Lodoga [Colusa County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Alder Springs
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lodoga
    • Artois [Glenn County]
    • Covelo [Mendocino County]

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Alder Springs. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Alder Springs.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Alder Springs. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Alder Springs.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Alder Springs. See our Newspapers Page for Alder Springs.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alder Springs ...

Looking for more information about Alder Springs? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Alder Springs, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Alder Springs.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Alder Springs. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of California's counties, including Glenn, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Alder Springs - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Alder Springs) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alder Springs. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.6510, Longitude: -122.7256       In this case, the coordinates for Alder Springs have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






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