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Calpine is in Sierra County.

The latitude of Calpine is 39.666N. The longitude is -120.438W.

It is in the Pacific Standard time zone. Elevation is 4,977 feet.


Calpine is in the Sierra Valley
Former and merged names include:
· McAlpine
Founded by the Davies-Johnson Lumber Company in the 1920s

Land was bought in 1939 by J.J. Farrar, who converted the community to a retirement/recreational area

Local festivals include:
  • Turkey Testicle Festival - Oct. 6, 2007
Dates often change. Check Calpine web sites and events links in the sections below.

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Sierra County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Calpine political report.

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