Erected Sept. 1938Who accompanied Lewis & Clark through the Northwest in 1803-6, was the first white man to enter Teton Valley (Pierre's Hole) in 1807 and discovered Teton Pass, Jackson Hole and the wonders of Yellowstone Park. Later called "Colter's Hell." He joined the Crow Indians and took part in the Battle of the Flats, between the Crows and the Blackfeet. The next year he returned to this valley. A stone face found in Teton Valley in 1931, is inscribed: "John Coulter, 1808." Coulter settled on a Missouri Farm in 1810, where he died in November 1813, about 38 years of age.
|Series||This marker is part of the Daughters of Utah Pioneers series|
|Placed By||Daughters of the Utah Pioneers|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, June 15th, 2015 at 2:01pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||12T E 491059 N 4841269|
|Decimal Degrees||43.72440000, -111.11100000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 43° 43.464', W 111° 6.66'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||43° 43' 27.84" N, 111° 6' 39.6" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||307, 208|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling North|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 83-99 ID-33 Scenic, Driggs ID 83422, US|
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