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The outskirts of Fresno, brick lined walkways lead to restaurants & village shops. A good place for quick automotive fixes, before you head up to the Sierra's. Antique shops, clothing merchants, jewelers & a full village await your dollars, here at the base of the mountains.
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elevation: 300' population: 117,003 zip code: 93612


suburbia at base of mountains, on edge of large farming city in the Central Valley

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Fresno County
East of Fresno
off Hwy.41 & 168



  • Antique Shops
  • Hiking
  • Historical Walking Tours
  • Horse Pack Trips
  • Snow Mobile the Sierras
  • Wildflowers - Tollhouse
  • parks, forests, rivers & lakes:

  • Hensley Lake Camping
  • Millerton Lake SRA
  • Pine Flat Reservoir
  • Sierra National Forest
  • Courtright Reservoir
  • Wishon Reservoir
  • Clovis Botanical Garden
  • Railroad Park
  • Fresno Clovis Trail
  • Dry Creek Trailhead
  • Big Dry Creek Museum
  • clovis campgrounds

    Dinkey Creek Campground
    College Campground
    Rancheria Campground
    Courtright Reservoir Camping
    Wishon Lake Camping

    tent camping

    "Gateway to the Sierras", Suburbia area just outside of Fresno, on the way to - Huntington Lake, Shaver Lake, & Yosemite NP. Huge residential population, growing by thousands each passing decade.

    nearby towns:
    Shaver Lake
    Huntington Lake
    Lakeshore (Fresno)
    local links:

    Clovis Chamber of Commerce
    325 Pollasky Ave. Clovis, CA 93612

    Old Town Clovis
    Farmers Market: FRI 6PM
    City of Clovis California
    3 Oaks Vineyard
    Wild Water Adventure Park
    Clovis DMV
    Old Town Saloon

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    Clovis, Gateway to the Sierras

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