Bear Mountain in Rockland County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Palisades Interstate Park
Has Been Designated A
Under the Provisions of The
Historic Sites Act of August 21, 1935
This Site Possesses Exceptional Value
In Commemorating and Illustrating
The History of The United States
U. S. Department of The Interior
National Park Service
Location. 41° 18.768′ N, 73° 59.36′ W. Marker is in Bear Mountain, New York, in Rockland County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of U.S. 9W and 7 Lakes Drive, on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Located at the information kiosk next to the Bear Mountain Inn in Bear Mountain State Park. Marker is in this post office area: Bear Mountain NY 10911, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First Fighting at Fort Clinton (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fighting at Hessian Lake (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Historic 1777 & 1779 Trails (approx. ¼ mile away); Walt Whitman (approx. 0.3 miles away); Indian Campsite (approx. Appalachian Trail (approx. 0.3 miles away); Orange County (approx. 0.4 miles away); Bear Mt. Bridge (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Bear Mountain.
Also see . . .
1. Bear Mountain State Park. (Submitted on October 21, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
2. Bear Mountain State Park on Wikipedia. (Submitted on October 21, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
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