September 2019

Lumberjack Day 2019: Saturday, October 5th: 7:00 am – 5:00 pm


Stay at Pioneer Inn & Suites and have the time of your life at this popular festival!

Main Street
Westpoint, CA 95255

Lumberjack Day’s Facebook page


When: Saturday, October 5th: 7:00 am – 5:00 pm

Cost: $1.00 requested donation goes to King and […]

Lumberjack Day 2019: Saturday, October 5th: 7:00 am – 5:00 pm2019-09-18T22:25:37-07:00

Amador County Wine Region – Then & Now


California’s nascent wine industry took flight during the Gold Rush of the 1850s, amid the rugged western foothills of the majestic Sierra Nevada mountain range. As fortune seekers, many of them European, flocked to the Sierras to prospect for gold, small wineries arose to help slake their thirst. Within a […]

Amador County Wine Region – Then & Now2019-09-11T04:51:15-07:00

Get to know Kirkwood


Kirkwood is a true mountain escape: A feeling like no other, Kirkwood energizes your heart and liberates your spirit. Fueled by a culture that demands a willingness to push your boundaries, Kirkwood offers adventure in its purest form.

Kirkwood is where tradition and values come together. You choose to come to […]

Get to know Kirkwood2019-09-03T20:57:19-07:00

August 2019

Volcano Theatre Company Presents: Life & Beth


Comedy about a recently bereaved widow whose crazy family interferes, her local vicar admits his crush, and her late husband won’t leave! Oh, and her cat is missing!

The production is proudly supported by Pioneer Inn & Suites!

Plan a trip to Pioneer, enjoy the forest setting of […]

Volcano Theatre Company Presents: Life & Beth2019-08-11T19:16:58-07:00

Do You Enjoy the Road Less Traveled?


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?2019-08-10T04:29:41-07:00

Golf at Mace Meadows


“No other game combines the wonder of nature with the discipline of sport in such carefully planned ways. A great golf course both frees and challenges a golfer’s mind.”
Tom Watson

Just five minutes from Pioneer Inn & Suites you can enjoy a wonderful game of golf … a delicious meal and […]

Golf at Mace Meadows2019-08-10T04:50:19-07:00

July 2019

Amador Flower Farm – Special Event


Amador Flower Farm. In the Shenandoah Valley, an attraction that isn’t a winery: a 14-acre nursery, with an especially spectacular collection of day lilies.

22001 Shenandoah School Road, Plymouth; (209) 245-6660;

2019 Gourd and Fine Art Festival
Saturday, September 7th & Sunday, September 8th
9:00 AM – 4:00 […]

Amador Flower Farm – Special Event2019-08-10T04:28:46-07:00

Supper Under the Stars Sunday, August 4, 2019


Plan to stay at Pioneer Inn & Suites and attend this event in nearby Volcano.

Annually the 1st Sunday in August from 5:30pm-9:30pm

All-inclusive Tickets: $100

Raise a Toast to Summer, Good Food and Friends. Consolation Street in Volcano open for dining only. You and your friends, dressed in […]

Supper Under the Stars Sunday, August 4, 20192019-07-13T21:14:13-07:00

Historic Sites in Lake Tahoe


Pioneer Inn & Suites is central to interesting places and activities. For history buffs, we suggest a drive to Tahoe where our guests can take in the beauty and history of the area.

Historic Sites: 

Lake Tahoe has many old and historic estates dating back to the early 1900s. Exploring their […]

Historic Sites in Lake Tahoe2019-07-13T21:30:34-07:00

Popular Beaches in Lake Tahoe


Lake Tahoe is an easy one hour drive from Pioneer Inn & Suites. Take a day trip to some of the most beautiful beaches that Tahoe has to offer. Return “home” to Pioneer Inn & Suites for a good night’s sleep and soak in the hot […]

Popular Beaches in Lake Tahoe2019-07-13T21:25:36-07:00


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