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Lake Almanor Peninsula, California

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Welcome to Lake Almanor Peninsula ...

Lake Almanor Peninsula is located in Plumas County.

A typical abbreviation for Lake Almanor Peninsula: Lk. Almanor Peninsula

Lake Almanor Peninsula is 4,700 feet [1,433 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the elevation of Lake Almanor Peninsula is about ¾ mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Lake Almanor Peninsula lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

The area code for Lake Almanor Peninsula: (530)

Communities near Lake Almanor Peninsula ...

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

Community   DirectionDistance
Almanor   [Map]     SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Canyondam   [Map]     SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Caribou   [Map]     S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Chester   [Map]     NW   5 miles [8 km]
East Shore   [Map]     SE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Greenville   [Map]     SE   13 miles [20.9 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Lake Almanor Peninsula.

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 Lake Almanor Peninsula. 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 Lake Almanor Peninsula. 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 Lake Almanor Peninsula.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Lake Almanor Peninsula:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lake Almanor Peninsula ...

Looking for more information about Lake Almanor Peninsula? 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 Lake Almanor Peninsula, 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 Lake Almanor Peninsula.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when 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) Lake Almanor Peninsula. 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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The Communities of California

About Plumas County

About California

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lake Almanor Peninsula - 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 'point-to-point' distance from Lake Almanor Peninsula. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Lake Almanor Peninsula) to Point B.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lake Almanor Peninsula. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.2708, Longitude: -121.1428     [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 Lake Almanor Peninsula.