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Coordinates: 37°11′26″N 119°15′35″W / 37.19056°N 119.25972°W / 37.19056; -119.25972

Camp Sierra
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State California
County Fresno County
Elevation 4,534 ft (1,382 m)

Camp Sierra (formerly, Sierra Chautauqua) is an unincorporated community in Fresno County, California. It is located 7 miles (11 km) north-northeast of Shaver Lake Heights, at an elevation of 4534 feet (1382 m).

The Sierra Chautauqua post office opened in 1918, the name was changed to Camp Sierra in 1924, and was closed in 1935. The name Chautauqua is transplanted from New York State.

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