Susan's Spot

Susan's Spot (HM1ZGY)

Location: Emigrant Gap, CA 95715 Placer County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 18.686', W 120° 32.566'

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Auburn Artist and Environmental Planner

—1948-2003 —

Dedicated to Susan Cooley-Gilliom


This was Susan's favorite spot for photographing and painting the South Yuba River, which she cherished in all season. When Placer Legacy first began negotiations to preserve this land, Susan was a key supporter and pledged a major portion of the necessary funding. This early commitment sustained momentum during negotiations and was critical to the final acquisition.
Susan's last trip out of the house during her battle with cancer included a stop here. Her presence will always be felt by this who pause to take in the beauty of the river or the fall colors and especially by other artists drawn to this scene.
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Date Added Friday, July 7th, 2017 at 9:01am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)10S E 711853 N 4354216
Decimal Degrees39.31143333, -120.54276667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 18.686', W 120° 32.566'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 18' 41.16" N, 120° 32' 33.96" W
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Area Code(s)530
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 100 Cisco Rd, Emigrant Gap CA 95715, US
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