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Alturas Indian Rancheria, California

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Welcome to Alturas Indian Rancheria ...

Alturas Indian Rancheria is located in Modoc County<1>.

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

Alturas Indian Rancheria is 4,370 feet [1,332 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Alturas Indian Rancheria is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Alturas Indian Rancheria lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

Alturas Indian Rancheria is within the (530) area code.

Communities near Alturas Indian Rancheria ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Alturas Indian Rancheria.

  • McArthur [Modoc County]
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    • McArthur [Modoc County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the south of Alturas Indian Rancheria
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McArthur have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Cantrall Mill [Modoc County] - Historic
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    • Cantrall Mill [Modoc County] was located 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Alturas Indian Rancheria
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cantrall Mill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
  • Likely [Modoc County]
  • Canby [Modoc County]
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    • Cedarville [Modoc County]
    • Davis Creek [Modoc County]
    • Lake City [Modoc County]
    • Eagleville [Modoc County]
    • Adin [Modoc County]
    • Madeline [Lassen 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 Alturas Indian Rancheria. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Alturas Indian Rancheria.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Alturas Indian Rancheria. 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 Alturas Indian Rancheria.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alturas Indian Rancheria ...

Looking for more information about Alturas Indian Rancheria? 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 Alturas Indian Rancheria, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Alturas Indian Rancheria.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of California's counties, including Modoc, 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 Alturas Indian Rancheria - 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- Alturas Indian Rancheria) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alturas Indian Rancheria. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.4777, Longitude: -120.5244       In this case, the coordinates for Alturas Indian Rancheria 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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