February 2020

Your Kirkwood Mountain Go To Lodging: Pioneer Inn & Suites

2020-02-07T03:11:57-08:00

Your Kirkwood Mountain Go To Lodging: Pioneer Inn & Suites

The Kirkwood Mountain is a popular getaway, and is perfect for a fun family trip, a romantic weekend away, or a trip with friends.

The Kirkwood Mountain offers a diverse skiing and snowboarding experience for riders of all levels. With a wide […]

Your Kirkwood Mountain Go To Lodging: Pioneer Inn & Suites2020-02-07T03:11:57-08:00

Take Advantage of this Stellar Ski Season at Kirkwood!

2020-02-07T03:16:08-08:00

The snow season in the Sierra Nevada range is truly epic. For the veteran skier and the beginning skier alike, Kirkwood mountain is the place to go to take advantage of this unprecedented precipitation.

With a base elevation of 7,800 feet and a peak elevation of 9,800 feet, Kirkwood mountain offers […]

Take Advantage of this Stellar Ski Season at Kirkwood!2020-02-07T03:16:08-08:00

January 2020

Plan Now to Snuggle inside Amador Wine Country’s Best Suites with Kitchenettes

2020-01-20T04:20:02-08:00

Winter is tailor-made for snuggling and there’s no better place to do it than Amador Wine County. It’s close to the best, snow-inspired activities and just bubbles over with romance. That’s why we’d recommend booking suites with kitchenettes now. They’re a keystone of romantic, Amador wine […]

Plan Now to Snuggle inside Amador Wine Country’s Best Suites with Kitchenettes2020-01-20T04:20:02-08:00

Kirkwood Mountain Resort – In Under One Hour

2020-01-20T04:14:07-08:00

Kirkwood Mountain Resort: Less than one hour up Highway 88 from Pioneer Inn & Suites. And about 35 miles from South Lake Tahoe lies Kirkwood Mountain Resort.

It may be remote, but in this solitary horseshoe canyon, climate and geography conspire to create one of the purest, […]

Kirkwood Mountain Resort – In Under One Hour2020-01-20T04:14:07-08:00

Old Sutter Creek Flea Market = A Short Drive to Yesteryear

2020-01-13T03:00:38-08:00

Old Sutter Creek Flea Market
Every 3rd Sunday of each month.

Just 22 minutes up scenic Highway 88 from Pioneer to Sutter Creek. A great way to spend a Sunday while staying at Pioneer Inn & Suites. And if you’ve cleaned out the garage lately, bring your treasures to the Flea Market […]

Old Sutter Creek Flea Market = A Short Drive to Yesteryear2020-01-13T03:00:38-08:00

The Latest from Kirkwood Mountain

2020-01-06T23:29:11-08:00

With 100% of terrain open and over 12 feet of snow so far this season, there is no better time to plan your trip to Kirkwood.

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, […]

The Latest from Kirkwood Mountain2020-01-06T23:29:11-08:00

December 2019

Kirkwood for Powder Lovers

2019-12-29T03:52:06-08:00

Kirkwood Ski Resort CA
At the Kirkwood Ski Resort you might not experience great views of Lake Tahoe, but Kirkwood CA has so many other pluses such as one of the highest resort snowfalls in the world, and an extensive selection of tricky terrain. Who cares about lake views when you […]

Kirkwood for Powder Lovers2019-12-29T03:52:06-08:00

Kirkwood is Open!

2019-12-19T03:35:34-08:00

Over 7 feet in 7 days: Watch the waist-deep skiing at Kirkwood resort

Kirkwood Mountain Resort video shows just how much snow has fallen at the Lake Tahoe CA slope since its opening day. Kirkwood saw 92 inches in the past week, 104 inches so far. Heavenly resort saw 55 inches […]

Kirkwood is Open!2019-12-19T03:35:34-08:00

Winter Wonderland Family Getaway

2019-12-06T02:28:53-08:00

What makes a winter family trip unique and memorable? It’s doing something out of the norm. Some would be content to plan a trip to a big destination ski hill and stay in a major hotel chain. But how about this year spicing it up with a tailor-made vacation for […]

Winter Wonderland Family Getaway2019-12-06T02:28:53-08:00

Stay Pioneer – Play Kirkwood

2019-12-06T02:32:31-08:00

Make Pioneer Inn Your Kirkwood Mountain Home Base This Winter

Welcome to Winter! It’s the perfect time to start thinking about booking your winter getaway to the Kirkwood area. The Kirkwood Mountain is a popular getaway, and is perfect for a fun family trip, a romantic weekend away, or a […]

Stay Pioneer – Play Kirkwood2019-12-06T02:32:31-08:00

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