Kendall Vanhook BumpassOur guide [Mr. K.V. Bumpass,] after cautioning us to be careful where we stepped, that the surface was treacherous, suddenly concluded with Virgil that the "descent to Hell was easy" for stepping upon a slight inequality in the ground he broke through the crust and plunged his leg into the boiling mud beneath, which clinging to his limb burned him severely. If our guide had been a profane man I think he would have cursed a little; as it was, I think his silence was owing to his inability to do the subject justice...."
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|Placed By||Lassen Volcanic National Park, National Park Service|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014 at 8:24am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||10T E 626771 N 4479886|
|Decimal Degrees||40.45998333, -121.50480000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 40° 27.599', W 121° 30.288'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||40° 27' 35.94" N, 121° 30' 17.28" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 4915-5165 Lassen Peak Hwy, Tucson CA 85747, US|
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