mountain oak

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Synonyms for mountain oak

tall timber tree with hard heavy pinkish or light brown wood

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Buckhorn, Manker Flats, Mount Pacifico, Lake and Mountain Oak campgrounds just opened this month, and Little Jimmy Trail Camp on the Pacific Crest Trail had drifts of snow as deep as eight feet at the beginning of May, she said.
There may not be space in Mountain Oaks, which may be your favorite campground, but there probably will be space at Table Mountain,'' she said.
The law was passed about 20 years ago, after a developer cut down old oak trees in the Mountain Oaks area and residents reacted in an uproar, said Bob McFall, assistant city manager.
Meanwhile, issues such as the fate of Mountain Oaks -- an open-hillside property in La Crescenta pegged for new housing and an Armenian high school -- also have returned to the fore.
The winners April 10 will confront key land-use issues, including reviving downtown, development proposed for the Mountain Oaks property in La Crescenta and a movement to restrict home-building to protect the views of hillside homes.
The Mountain Oaks area -- a collection of 12 homes overlooking a swath of oak-dotted open space just south of Crescenta Valley County Park -- is being eyed by a Canadian developer as the site for a condominium community and a college-prep high school for Armenian studies.
You're not going to find something as pristine,'' said Dave Meyers, chairman of Friends of Mountain Oaks and one of the dozen homeowners here.
Mountain Oaks was first drafted between 1929 and 1930 as a country resort community in what was then unincorporated Los Angeles County, Meyers said.