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Alta Sierra, California
Welcome to Alta Sierra ...
The location of Alta Sierra has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
Alta Sierra is 2,300 feet [701 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Alta Sierra is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: Alta Sierra lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Alta Sierra: (530)
Communities Also Named Alta Sierra ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two California communities named Alta Sierra: This one is located in Nevada County and the other is located in Kern County.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Alta Sierra.
Communities near Alta Sierra ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Alta Sierra.
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 Alta Sierra. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Alta Sierra.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Alta Sierra. 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 Alta Sierra.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Alta Sierra. See our Newspapers Page for Alta Sierra.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alta Sierra ...
Looking for more information about Alta Sierra? 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 Alta Sierra, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Alta Sierra.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Alta Sierra. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Nevada County: www.new.mynevadacounty.com/
The official website for State of California: https://www.ca.gov/
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This page was last modified: 01 Aug 2022