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Tahoe Pines, California

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Welcome to Tahoe Pines ...

Tahoe Pines is located in Placer County<1>.

Tahoe Pines is 6,230 feet [1,899 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Tahoe Pines is about 1¼ mile [or ~1¾ km] above sea level.

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

The telephone area code for Tahoe Pines: (530)

Communities near Tahoe Pines ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Tahoe Pines.

  • South Lake Tahoe [El Dorado County]
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    • South Lake Tahoe [El Dorado County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the southeast of Tahoe Pines
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,847 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Lake Tahoe
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for South Lake Tahoe<4>
  • Truckee [Nevada County]
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    • Truckee [Nevada County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the north of Tahoe Pines
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,982 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Truckee
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Truckee<4>
  • Dollar Point [Placer County]
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    • Dollar Point [Placer County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Tahoe Pines
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dollar Point have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Lake Forest [Placer County]
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    • Lake Forest [Placer County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Tahoe Pines
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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 Tahoe Pines. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Tahoe Pines.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Tahoe Pines ...

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

Mentions & References for Tahoe Pines

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Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of California's counties, including Placer, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Tahoe Pines - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Tahoe Pines) 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 Tahoe Pines. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Tahoe PinesOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tahoe Pines. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.1049, Longitude: -120.1626    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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.






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