Dinsmore, California

Dinsmore, California
—  Unincorporated community  —
Nickname(s): Center of the Emerald Triangle
Dinsmore is located in California
Location in California
Coordinates: 40°29′30″N 123°36′25″W / 40.49167°N 123.60694°W / 40.49167; -123.60694Coordinates: 40°29′30″N 123°36′25″W / 40.49167°N 123.60694°W / 40.49167; -123.60694
Country United States
State California
County Humboldt County
Elevation[1] 2,415 ft (736 m)

Dinsmore is an unincorporated community in , California.[1] It is located on the Van Duzen River,[2] at an elevation of 2415 feet (736 m).[1] Dinsmore Airport and the Dinsmore Store are located nearby. Also nearby is Mad River, California, Ruth,CA and Ruth Reservoir (located in Trinity County).


  1. ^ a b c "Dinsmore". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. http://geonames.usgs.gov/pls/gnispublic/f?p=gnispq:3:::NO::P3_FID:259385. 
  2. ^ Durham, David L. (1998). California's Geographic Names: A Gazetteer of Historic and Modern Names of the State. Quill Driver Books. p. 50. ISBN 9781884995149. 

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