Near Bear Valley in Alpine County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Point of Historical Interest
Erected by U.S. Forest Service.
Location. 38° 28.678′ N, 120° 0.13′ W. Marker is near Bear Valley, California, in Alpine County. Marker can be reached from Ebbetts Pass Scenic Byway (State Highway 4). Click for map. Marker is located at the boat launching dock at Lake Alpine across the highway from Lake Alpine Lodge. Marker may only be seen during the late Spring, Summer and early Fall as the highway is closed during the Winter. Marker is in this post office area: Arnold CA 95223, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bedrock Mortars (approx. 0.2 miles Old Emigrant Road (approx. 2.7 miles away); Harry Schimke (approx. 2.8 miles away); Camp Tamarack (approx. 4.8 miles away); Hermit Valley (approx. 7.3 miles away); The Last Battle (approx. 10.3 miles away); Route of the Bartleson-Bidwell Party - 1841 (approx. 10.3 miles away); Ebbetts Pass (approx. 11.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Bear Valley.
Regarding Reynold’s House. Also see: Old Emigrant Road (Bear Valley) and Hermit Valley markers
Also see . . . Calaveras History - Big Trees-Carson Valley Road/Emigrant Trail. (Submitted on August 29, 2008, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.)
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