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Monday through Sunday, 7:00am to 6:00pm

Events and Updates

  • Fishing season is now open! All streams and lakes are open if you have a 2014 California fishing license. We sell one-day, two-day, and annual fishing licenses. There is also a 10-day license for non-residents. We have up-to-date information on all the latest working lures and bait.
  • September 6th is the last Free Fishing Day here in California. All regulations and rules still apply - you just don't need a license to fish!
  • Hunting season is underway for you hunters! We sell hunting license and tags in the store. Please bring either your hunters' education certificate or a previous license to purchase a new license. Good luck, be safe, and happy hunting!

Historic Woodfords Station

CJ's Woodfords Station is small store located right in the middle of Woodfords, California. In our store you can find your favorite lottery games, sodas, water, drinks, candy, chips, essential groceries, and camping and fishing supplies. Our deli is open for fresh sandwiches every day, and we also have warm, delicious panini sandwiches. If you're in the mood for something hot we have homemade daily soups and chili. We also serve hot coffee and your choice of hot or cold tea.


CJ's Woodfords Station is located on Highway 88 at the turn-off to Markleeville on Old Pony Express Road.
  • From Sacramento, take Highway 50 East and turn on Highway 89 to Markleeville just before South Lake Tahoe.
  • From Lake Tahoe take Highway 89 South to Highway 88, turn east and go 6 miles to Old Pony Express Road.
  • From Reno and Carson City, take US 395 South to Highway 88 in Minden and go west 14 miles to Old Pony Express Road.
  • 290 Old Pony Express Rd
  • Markleeville, CA 96120
  • Phone: 530-694-2930 

California Lottery

The new Mega Millions slips are here! Jackpots start at $15 million and players have a 1 in 15 chance of winning something. We still offer all your favorite games including Powerball, SuperLotto Plus, and Scratchers! Check here for winning numbers.

Homemade Soup of the Day

Todays' soup of the day is:

   Beef Barley

We also have our famous chili and pie!

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