Re: Blue Canyon
Author: cprr
Date: 08-06-2018 - 12:20

Blue Canyon (also, Blue Caņon) is an unincorporated community in Placer County, California.[1] Blue Canyon is located 4 miles (6.4 km) southwest of Emigrant Gap.[2] It lies at an elevation of 4695 feet (1431 m).[1]

Blue Canyon was possibly named for the blue smoke of the camps when extensive lumbering occurred there in the 1850s. It might otherwise have been named after a miner from that same period named "Old Jim Blue".[3]

The Blue Canyon post office operated from 1867 to 1927. The Blue Caņon post office operated from 1936 to 1942 and from 1948 to 1964.[2]


So being that it is where it is located, sure the TV cameras are there. It is also a major weather station there.



Subject Written By Date/Time (PST)
  Blue Canyon WP Steve 08-06-2018 - 11:17
  Re: Blue Canyon cprr 08-06-2018 - 12:20
  Re: Blue Canyon Joe Magruder 08-06-2018 - 13:06
  Re: Blue Canyon Dick Dorn 08-06-2018 - 15:23
  Re: Blue Canyon George Andrews 08-06-2018 - 18:26
  Re: Blue Canyon WAF 08-06-2018 - 18:51
  Re: Blue Canyon George Andrews 08-06-2018 - 20:14
  Re: Blue Canyon Dick Dorn 08-07-2018 - 07:46
  Re: Blue Canyon WAF 08-07-2018 - 07:56
  Whitmore and Kingvale are Caltrans Maintenance Stations on Donner Pass Margaret (SP fan) 08-07-2018 - 10:38
  Re: Whitmore and Kingvale are Caltrans Maintenance Stations on Donner Pass WAF 08-07-2018 - 14:05
  Re: Whitmore and Kingvale are Caltrans Maintenance Stations on Donner Pass George Andrews 08-07-2018 - 18:14
  Re: Whitmore and Kingvale are Caltrans Maintenance Stations on Donner Pass: link Graham Buxton 08-07-2018 - 18:31
  Re: Whitmore and Kingvale are Caltrans Maintenance Stations on Donner Pass: link George Andrews 08-07-2018 - 20:44
  Re: Whitmore and Kingvale are Caltrans Maintenance Stations on Donner Pass WAF 08-07-2018 - 19:28
  Re: Blue Canyon WP Steve 08-12-2018 - 09:41


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