Near Blairsden-Graeagle in Plumas County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Longboard Ski Races
Erected 1997 by E Clampus Vitus, Las Plumas del Oro Chapter No. 8 & Plumas Ski Club.
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus marker series.
Location. 39° 45.977′ N, 120° 41.999′ W. Marker is near Blairsden-Graeagle, California, in Plumas County. Marker can be reached from Johnsville - Eureka Lake Road. Click for map
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Johnsville Firehouse (approx. half a mile away); Winter in the Sierra (approx. 0.6 miles away); Tharís Gold in Them Hills! (approx. 0.6 miles away); Pioneer Ski Area of America (approx. 0.7 miles away); Emigrant Trail (approx. 0.7 miles away); Mohawk Hotel and Tavern (approx. 3.6 miles away but has been reported missing); Jamison City, Eureka Mine and Mill, Johnstown (approx. 3.8 miles away); a different marker also named Jamison City (approx. 4.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Blairsden-Graeagle.
Also see . . .
1. Historic Longboard Revial Series - YouTube. Video clip. These guys must be crazy. (Submitted on June 20, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.)
2. Longboard Races Commemorate California's Daredevil Gold Miners - GoNomad. Picture racing down a slope at over 80 miles per hour balanced on 14-foot edgeless (Submitted on June 20, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.)
Categories. • Sports •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 401 times since then and 61 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.