About 25 miles east of Jackson, up scenic State Route Hwy. 88, Pioneer is centered in Redwoods, Pines and natural beauty. Surrounded by hiking trails, skiing, camping, lakes and Sierra mountains, you’ll love the country living and serene and peaceful atmosphere. Population of about 2000 people and elevation 2986 ft. Pioneer houses one elementary school (K-6) and has a general store. Pioneer spans from 5 miles north east of Pine Grove all the way to Kirkwood Ski Resort. This beautiful slice of heaven is a wonderful place to enjoy life full time or to own a vacation getaway home.