Welcome to the Historic Tallac Resort

Welcome to the Historic Tallac Resort (HM24X4)

Location: South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150 El Dorado County
Country: United States of America

N 38° 56.317', W 120° 2.871'

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You're standing on the site of the Tallac Resort and Casino, a turn of the century Tahoe destination promoted as "The Grandest Resort in the World." The Resort filled more than 40 acres and offered all the amenities a guest could want.

Elias "Lucky" Baldwin acquired Tallac Point House in 1880, then improved it and used it as a hotel. Patrons enjoyed the hotel until 1914, when the building burned down. Baldwin constructed the new Tallac Hotel in 1899, and over the next several years added the Casino, Baldwin Cottage, several other cottages, and two large annexes. He also made several ground improvements, including a fountain, a promenade, a garage, a boathouse, and three piers.
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HM NumberHM24X4
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Placed ByUSDA Forest Service
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, January 22nd, 2018 at 10:02pm PST -08:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)10S E 755876 N 4314109
Decimal Degrees38.93861667, -120.04785000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 56.317', W 120° 2.871'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 56' 19.02" N, 120° 2' 52.26" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)530, 775
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1 Heritage Way, South Lake Tahoe CA 96150, US
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