June 2018

Why You Should Visit Amador Wine County

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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 County 2018-06-11T03:28:26+00:00

Host Your Family Reunions at Amador County’s Best Lodging Option

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If you are planning a family reunion, Pioneer Inn & Suites is the perfect location for you. Our quiet getaway in Amador County is centrally located for Californians or a great meeting place for families coming together from all over the country. Pioneer Inn & Suites is Amador County’s best […]

Host Your Family Reunions at Amador County’s Best Lodging Option 2018-06-11T02:41:16+00:00

May 2018

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

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Springtime is tailor-made for snuggling and there’s no better place to do it than Amador Wine County. It’s close to the best 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 country weekends […]

Plan Now to Snuggle inside Amador Wine Country’s Best Suites with Kitchenettes 2018-06-11T03:28:26+00:00

Places to Eat Along Scenic Highway 88

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As a guest of the Pioneer Inn & Suites, not only will you be treated to comfortable accommodations during your trip, you will also be right near many delicious dining options. Whether you want to enjoy a nice sit down dinner in a restaurant, or grab something […]

Places to Eat Along Scenic Highway 88 2018-06-11T03:28:26+00:00

3 Things You Should Know About Indian Grinding Rock State Historic Park

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

California’s Indian Grinding Rock State Historic Park is home to North America’s biggest collection of bedrock mortars. Nestled in the foothills of the Sierra Nevadas, the park is just eight miles from Jackson and covers approximately 135 acres of land. If you are planning a trip to […]

3 Things You Should Know About Indian Grinding Rock State Historic Park 2018-06-11T03:28:26+00:00

April 2018

Try Your Luck at the Jackson Rancheria Casino!

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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+00:00

The Gold of Highway 88

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The Gold of Highway 88

Next time you are traveling through the Central Valley of California, take the scenic route to Lake Tahoe. Highway 88 offers a hidden passage with less traffic and ample natural beauty. This route takes you through California’s gold country and offers multi-season outdoor […]

The Gold of Highway 88 2018-06-11T03:28:26+00:00

Great Places for Nature Lovers in Amador County

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Great Places for Nature Lovers in Amador County
Nature Lovers

Amador County, California is a great place for nature lovers. Whether you enjoy hiking, boating, or an assortment of other outdoor activities, Amador County is a place where fans of the outdoors can have a great time. Here are just some of […]

Great Places for Nature Lovers in Amador County 2018-04-19T23:07:40+00:00

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