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Modesto

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Photo Credit Copyright Yumiko Kitade

Constructed back in 1934, art deco style comes to the California Central Valley. The above photo is the lobby of the State Theatre in downtown Modesto, California. Remodeled in the 1990's.
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elevation: 78' population: 214,221 zip code: 95350

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terrain:
large valley at edge of Sierra foothills


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location:
Stanislaus County
S of Sacramento
on Hwy.99 @ jct. Hwy.132

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= MOD

recreation:

  • biking
  • boating
  • fishing
  • Historic Gold Country
  • River Rafting
  • parks, forests, rivers & lakes:

  • Stanislaus National Forest
  • Yosemite National Park
  • Turlock Lake SRA
  • Tuolumne River
  • Kesterson National Wildlife Refuge
  • San Joaquin River National Wildlife Refuge
  • Stanislaus County Parks
  • La Grange OHV Park
  • Mary Grogan Community Park
  • modesto campgrounds

    McConnell SRA Campground
    Caswell Memorial State Park
    George Hatfield SRA
    Turlock Lake Camping
    McHenry Recreation Area
    Horseshoe Park
    Off-Road Camping

    tent camping

    description:
    Biggest town around, Modesto has increased its population by almost 40,000, since this Total Escape web site began in 1996. Large agricultural city with historic downtown; rivers & reservoirs nearby.

    nearby towns:
    Merced
    Knights Ferry
    Stockton
    Oakdale
    Livermore
    Jamestown
    Sonora
    Groveland
    Mariposa
    local links:

    Modesto Chamber of Commerce
    209-577-5757
    https://www.modchamber.org

    Modesto Bee Newspaper
    The State Theater of Modesto
    Beekman & Beekman Honey Wine
    Hilmar Cheese
    Oakdale Cheese
    Stewart & Jasper Fruits & Nuts
    Agriculture Museum
    Valley Air & Pollution
    City of Modesto California
    Farmers Market: THUR & SAT AM

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