September 2019

Amador County Wine Region – Then & Now

2019-09-11T04:51:15-07:00

California‚Äôs 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

February 2019

Amador Wine County Vacation

2019-02-23T03:07:04-07:00

Why You Should Visit Amador Wine County

Amador Wine County is a wine lover’s paradise, boasting more than 40 wineries and tasting rooms. It’s located in the Sierra Foothills in the heart of “Gold Country”, a region rich in history and known for its outstanding red wines. Amador is an […]

Amador Wine County Vacation2019-02-23T03:07:04-07:00

October 2018

Enjoy Award-Winning Wine, and End your Day with Us

2018-10-02T19:43:08-07:00

Wine and Gold go together in California like Ginger Rogers and Fred Astaire. When the Gold Rush started, many of the Europeans that flocked to the west coast in search of gold discovered that the Sierra Nevada mountain range was similar to what they had back home and ideal for […]

Enjoy Award-Winning Wine, and End your Day with Us2018-10-02T19:43:08-07:00

June 2018

3 Summer Activities in Amador County

2018-06-24T19:40:58-07:00

California’s wide-ranging landscape and cultural diversity offers a variety of family friendly activities. Amador County is no exception; its museums, parks, and wineries allow couples, families, and singles to see the region’s rich culture. California’s status as a vacation destination holds true year-round, but the summer months are particularly popular […]

3 Summer Activities in Amador County2018-06-24T19:40:58-07:00

Why You Should Visit Amador Wine County

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

Why You Should Visit Amador Wine County

Amador Wine County is a wine lover’s paradise, boasting more than 40 wineries and tasting rooms. It’s located in the Sierra Foothills in the heart of “Gold Country”, a region rich in history and known for its outstanding red wines. Amador is an […]

Why You Should Visit Amador Wine County2018-06-11T03:28:26-07:00

November 2017

Enjoy Award-Winning Wine, and End your Day with Us

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

Wine and Gold go together in California like Ginger Rogers and Fred Astaire. When the Gold Rush started, many of the Europeans that flocked to the west coast in search of gold discovered that the Sierra Nevada mountain range was similar to what they had back home and ideal for […]

Enjoy Award-Winning Wine, and End your Day with Us2018-06-11T03:28:28-07:00

July 2017

3 Summer Activities in Amador County

2018-06-11T03:28:29-07:00

California’s wide-ranging landscape and cultural diversity offers a variety of family friendly activities. Amador County is no exception; its museums, parks, and wineries allow couples, families, and singles to see the region’s rich culture. California’s status as a vacation destination holds true year-round, but the summer months are particularly popular […]

3 Summer Activities in Amador County2018-06-11T03:28:29-07:00

January 2017

Find Amador County’s Best Lodging Option

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

If you are visiting Amador County or just passing through, for the best lodging, you must check out Pioneer Inn & Suites. Pioneer Inn & Suites is Amador County’s best lodging option for many reasons. Whether you are here to visit wine country, go skiing, or another reason brings […]

Find Amador County’s Best Lodging Option2018-06-11T03:28:31-07:00

October 2016

Why You Should Visit Amador Wine County

2018-06-11T03:28:36-07:00

Why You Should Visit Amador Wine County

Amador Wine County is a wine lover’s paradise, boasting more than 40 wineries and tasting rooms. It’s located in the Sierra Foothills in the heart of “Gold Country”, a region rich in history and known for its outstanding red wines. Amador is an […]

Why You Should Visit Amador Wine County2018-06-11T03:28:36-07:00

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