Strawberry, El Dorado County, California facts for kids
Strawberry Lodge after a winter storm, facing U.S. Route 50
|County||El Dorado County|
|Elevation||5,738 ft (1,749 m)|
|ZIP code||95735 (Twin Bridges, CA)|
|GNIS feature ID||0861100|
Strawberry is a small unincorporated community on the South Fork American River, 3.25 miles (5 km) south-southwest of Pyramid Peak, along U.S. Route 50 in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada. The sign on the highway reads population 50.
The town became a popular resort in the 1850s, and a station along the Central Overland Pony Express. The site is now registered as California Historical Landmark #707.
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