South Road - Forks Of The Yreka Trail / Yreka Trail - The Trail Forks

South Road - Forks Of The Yreka Trail / Yreka Trail - The Trail Forks (HM24Y6)

Location: Dorris, CA 96023 Siskiyou County
Country: United States of America

N 41° 51.436', W 121° 45.027'

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Inscription
(front plaque)
South Road - Forks Of The Yreka Trail
"All in need of provisions were supplied by a government
agent at this camp. Near this point the road forks-one
leading to Jacksonville, in Oregon, and the other to
Yreka, Northern California."
James Cowden, Oct. 2, 1853

(back plaque)
Yreka Trail - The Trail Forks
"This morning the volunteers considered us out of danger
and—left us to go on alone-we had tolerable good road.
Four miles from camp we came to where the Oregon Trail
strikes off to the right."-George McCowen, Aug 27, 1854
Details
HM NumberHM24Y6
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Year Placed2008
Placed ByTrails West Inc
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, January 23rd, 2018 at 7:01pm PST -08:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)10T E 603716 N 4634683
Decimal Degrees41.85726667, -121.75045000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 51.436', W 121° 45.027'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 51' 26.16" N, 121° 45' 1.6200000000001" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)530
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near Willow Creek and Red Rock Rd, Dorris CA 96023, US
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