Zebulon Pike's LegacyNear midnight, on October 12, 1806, Lieutenant Zebulon Pike and his exploring party, headed to the Rockies, reached the Arkansas River just south of here. The explorers camped by the river for two weeks to rest their animals and lay in a supply of meat.
|Placed By||Wetlands & Wildlife National Scenic Byway, Kansas Dept of Transportation, and Federal Highway Administration|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, July 11th, 2016 at 9:01pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||14S E 540239 N 4263898|
|Decimal Degrees||38.52256667, -98.53838333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 31.354', W 98° 32.303'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 31' 21.24" N, 98° 32' 18.18" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling West|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 104 W Front St, Claflin KS 67525, US|
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