Buffalo Trace

Buffalo Trace (HM1KV6)

Location: Maysville, KY 41056 Mason County
Country: United States of America
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N 38° 38.864', W 83° 45.73'

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River Valley Hunting Grounds

— 1600's —

Early dwellers and visitors hunted bison, deer, and other game in Northeast Kentucky. Here, hunters take advantage of icy conditions at the shallow winter Ohio River crossing to kill their prey. The bison, or buffalos, ambling toward the Blue Licks salt springs, created a trace, a roadway, now called Buffalo Trace, that follows US 68 southwest.
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HM NumberHM1KV6
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Year Placed1998
Placed ByMaysville-Mason County Area Chamber of Commerce, Limestone Economic Development, Inc
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, June 1st, 2015 at 6:03pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 259617 N 4281306
Decimal Degrees38.64773333, -83.76216667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 38.864', W 83° 45.73'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 38' 51.84" N, 83° 45' 43.8" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)606, 859
Closest Postal AddressAt or near Limestone Landing Park Trail, Maysville KY 41056, US
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