Local Links

On this page, you'll find many helpful links for local non-profits, companies, organizations and government agencies in the following categories (scroll down or follow these links): Community Resources  |  Entertainment & Recreation  |  Local News  |  Government & Agencies  |  Senior Resources.

Community Resources

Arnold Library - Lisa Boulton

Emergencies: 911

Sheriff - Arnold sub-station: 209-795-0473

Fire department - Arnold: 209-795-1646

PG&E emergency: 800-743-5000

Library - Arnold branch: 209-795-1009

Arnold Medical Clinic: 209-795-4193

Post office - Arnold: 209-795-1006

Trash service - Cal-Waste: 209-795-1532

Trash disposal & recycling - Avery Transfer Station: 209-795-3222

Calaveras County Water District: 209-754-3543

California Highway Patrol (CHP): 209-754-3541

Entertainment & Recreation

Calaveras Big Trees State Park - Lisa Boulton

Being part of the Lake Mont Pines community means close access to hundreds of miles of beautiful hiking trails, gorgeous alpine lakes, world-class wine tasting, fun year-round events, history and museums, and outstanding recreation and entertainment. Calaveras County, Alpine Counties and the greater Gold Country and High Sierra regions offer all this and more. Follow the links below to get the most out of your outstanding Lake Mont Pines location and find hidden gems you never knew about.

Arnold Rim Trail - the definitive guide to the beautiful 17-mile hiking, biking, and equestrian trail system, accessible from inside Lake Mont Pines.

Calaveras County Visitors Bureau - the most comprehensive guide to all there is to see and do in Calaveras County

Visit Murphys - the inside scoop on everything to see and do in Murphys courtesy of the Murphys Business Association

Ebbetts Pass National Scenic Byway a complete guide to all of the points of interest along this spectacular highway

Calaveras Winegrape Alliance - insider information on Calaveras County's award-winning wines, wineries and wine makers.

Alpine County Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Center - the most complete information on everything to see and do in Alpine County

Calaveras Big Trees State Park - discover more about where the giant sequoias were first found, at this beauitul state park just minutes from Lake Mont Pines

Ironstone Vineyards - Calaveras County's largest winery complex featuring award-winning wines, heritage museum & gift shop and a spectacular summer concert venue

Central Sierra Audubon - learn more about the wide variety of native bird species in the area

Local News

My Mother Lode

If you're looking for up-to-the-minute local news sources, we've got you covered. With online regional and County news sources, you'll find the local scoop in the links below:


The Pine Tree  |  My Mother Lode  |  Calaveras Enterprise  |  Union Democrat

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Government & Agencies

Calaveras County

Check out these government links to help you find the information and resources you're looking for.

Calaveras County Covid-19 Guidelines - get complete, up to date information on safety requirements and guidelines for Calaveras County during the pandemic

Calaveras County Government - complete Calaveras County overview including links to all Calaveras County offices and regulation departments

County Codes a complete list of all Calaveras County ordinances which you can check to make sure you're in compliance

Calaveras Humane Society - providing numerous services including discounted spay and neuter programs and animal adoption centers

Calaveras County Animal Services - includes resources for your pets and as well as animal problems

Calaveras County Economic Development Department - everything you need to start or find support for your small business

Calaveras Council of Governments - the administrative agency for transportation projects and programs in Calaveras

FEMA's Guide to Citizen Preparedness - a 204-page guide to natural disaster preparedness

Sierra Forest Legacy - dedicated to protecting Sierra Nevada forests and communities through coalition building

Senior Resources

Senior Resources

If you're fortunate enough to have retired in Lake Mont Pines, you will find these resources helpful for your own use and for your senior friends and relatives.

Calaveras County senior resources & informationCalaveras Senior Center | 2020 Senior Resources Guide | 209-765-3967

Discounted Groceries - Big Trees Market: senior discount on Tuesdays. 209-785-3868

$2.50 Seniors Lunch - Chapel in the Pines - Tuesdays at noon. 209-795-1064

Discounted bus fares - Calaveras Transit - for seniors 55+, students with ID, and disabled persons. Purchases passes from bus driver with exact change. 209-754-4450

Information & Assistance Program - Area 12 Agency on Aging. Angels Camp : 209-736-1411 | Sonora: 209-532-6272

AARP - American Association of Retired Persons - meets on the third Thursday of every month for lunch at White Pines. 209-795-5394

Volunteer opportunities - Calaveras Volunteer