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Cold Springs, California
(Tuolumne County)

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Welcome to Cold Springs ...

Cold Springs is located in Tuolumne County.

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

Cold Springs is 5,660 feet [1,725 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the elevation of Cold Springs is about 1 mile [or ~1¾ km] above sea level.

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

Cold Springs is within the boundaries of the (209) area code.

Communities near Cold Springs ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Cold Springs and not the distance if you drove.<2>.

Community   DirectionDistance
Big Trees Village   [Map]     NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Camp Connell   [Map]     NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Cedar Ridge   [Map]     SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Dorrington   [Map]     NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Long Barn   [Map]     SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Mi-Wuk Village   [Map]     SW   9 miles [14.5 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Cold Springs.

Communities Also Named Cold Springs ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two California communities named Cold Springs: This one is located in Tuolumne County and the other is located in El Dorado County.

Beyond California, there are 38 communities that are also named Cold Springs - they are located in Alabama (3), Arkansas, Georgia, Indiana (2), Kansas (2), Kentucky (2), Manitoba, Michigan, Mississippi (2), Missouri, Nevada (2), New York (3), North Carolina (2), Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Ontario (4), Oregon, Tennessee (3), Texas (2) and Wisconsin.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Cold Springs. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Cold Springs. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Cold Springs.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Cold Springs:

Websites for Cold Springs ...

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TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cold Springs ...

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

In addition to the Tourism page for Cold Springs, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Cold Springs.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Cold Springs. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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About Tuolumne County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Tuolumne County:

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Cold Springs - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that starts in Cold Springs. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Cold Springs) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Cold Springs. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Cold Springs

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cold Springs. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.1587, Longitude: -120.0551     [Map].

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<3>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Cold Springs.