October 2018

Travel more, spend less in rustic Amador County

2018-10-02T19:44:22-07:00

Wait, Amador County? If you know this charming rustic corner of California, your mind is probably racing ahead. Yes, this destination offers a delightfully different take on a world-class winter destination. No, it’s certainly not an expensive region. And if you choose the right lodging, you can even bring your […]

Travel more, spend less in rustic Amador County2018-10-02T19:44:22-07:00

September 2018

Getaway to the Kirkwood Mountains This Holiday Season!

2018-10-02T19:41:10-07:00

We aren’t always ready to admit it, but sometimes the holidays can be stressful. Whether it’s the last-second rush to buy presents, the heated political debates over dinner, or the shorter days, the holidays can often leave us feeling drained. Sometimes a post-holiday getaway is just needed. Whether you want […]

Getaway to the Kirkwood Mountains This Holiday Season!2018-10-02T19:41:10-07:00

Do You Enjoy the Road Less Traveled?

2018-10-02T19:38:54-07:00

Are you planning a road trip in the upcoming months? Traveling through Amador County on scenic Highway 88 is a beautiful choice and the main route between Stockton, California and Minden, Nevada. Perhaps you are lining up your spring break plans and planning a trip to Lake Tahoe. Spring break […]

Do You Enjoy the Road Less Traveled?2018-10-02T19:38:54-07:00

April 2018

Try Your Luck at the Jackson Rancheria Casino!

2018-06-11T03:28:26-07:00

Our guests love taking the quick ride to Jackson Racheria Casino and Resort while staying with us! The 24-hour casino is located a short 15-20 minute drive from The Pioneer, and offers a wide range of entertainment options for the adults in your group!

The casino offers 36 gaming tables featuring […]

Try Your Luck at the Jackson Rancheria Casino!2018-06-11T03:28:26-07:00

February 2018

Do You Enjoy the Road Less Traveled?

2018-06-11T03:28:27-07:00

Are you planning a road trip in the upcoming months? Traveling through Amador County on scenic Highway 88 is a beautiful choice and the main route between Stockton, California and Minden, Nevada. Perhaps you are lining up your spring break plans and planning a trip to Lake Tahoe. Spring break […]

Do You Enjoy the Road Less Traveled?2018-06-11T03:28:27-07:00

January 2018

Getaway to the Kirkwood Mountains This Holiday Season!

2018-06-11T03:28:27-07:00

We aren’t always ready to admit it, but sometimes the holidays can be stressful. Whether it’s the last-second rush to buy presents, the heated political debates over dinner, or the shorter days, the holidays can often leave us feeling drained. Sometimes a post-holiday getaway is just needed. Whether you want […]

Getaway to the Kirkwood Mountains This Holiday Season!2018-06-11T03:28:27-07:00

New Year’s Resolution: Travel more, spend less in rustic Amador County

2018-01-02T19:36:20-07:00

Wait, Amador County? If you know this charming rustic corner of California, your mind is probably racing ahead. Yes, this destination offers a delightfully different take on a world-class winter destination. No, it’s certainly not an expensive region. And if you choose the right lodging, you can even bring your […]

New Year’s Resolution: Travel more, spend less in rustic Amador County2018-01-02T19:36:20-07:00

November 2017

Still Amador County’s Best Lodging Option: Pioneer Inn and Suites

2018-06-11T03:28:27-07:00

There are several reasons why Pioneer Inn and Suites is Amador County’s best lodging option. The surrounding countryside, location along CA’s scenic route 88, and spacious rooms provide our guests with the peaceful setting they desire.

Local Attractions

Pioneer Inn and Suites is located inside the El Dorado National Forest. The destination […]

Still Amador County’s Best Lodging Option: Pioneer Inn and Suites2018-06-11T03:28:27-07:00

October 2017

Discover Amador County’s Best Lodging Option

2018-06-11T03:28:28-07:00

There is nothing quite like hitting the open road with your family or friends for a road trip. A road trip allows you to see sites you didn’t know were out there, or stop at places you maybe wouldn’t otherwise take the time to stop at. When planning a road […]

Discover Amador County’s Best Lodging Option2018-06-11T03:28:28-07:00

January 2017

Try Your Luck at the Jackson Rancheria Casino!

2018-06-11T03:28:31-07:00

Our guests love taking the quick ride to Jackson Racheria Casino and Resort while staying with us! The 24-hour casino is located a short 15-20 minute drive from The Pioneer, and offers a wide range of entertainment options for the adults in your group!

The casino offers 36 gaming tables featuring […]

Try Your Luck at the Jackson Rancheria Casino!2018-06-11T03:28:31-07:00

PIONEER CALIFORNIA

Pioneer is a census-designated place in Amador County, California. It is located 5 miles (8.0 km) east-northeast of Pine Grove, at an elevation of 2986 feet (910 m), along State Route 88. The community is in ZIP code 95666 and area code 209. The population was 1,094 at the 2010 census.

Pioneer Station, built approximately 1925, is located in Pioneer however, it was never a Pony Express stop, a popular fallacy. It was a general store selling gas and water and offering camping sites. The old Pioneer Station still stands and is currently a private residence.

A post office opened in Pioneer in 1947.

Pioneer offers beautiful scenery for Route 88 motorists. There are a number of centuries-old tall pine trees and oak trees, as well as lakes for water sports and fishing.

+ The Kirkwood Lake Tract is located near here.
+ Mace Meadow Golf Course – golf and restaurant
+ Scenic Hwy 88 drive
+ Outdoor Activities – boating, fishing

Pioneer Inn & Suites provides accommodations for visitors to the surrounding Gold Country towns of:
Pine Grove, California
West Point, California
Wilseyville, California
Fiddletown, California