Near Kennedy Meadows in Tuolumne County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Erected 1984 by E Clampus Vitus, Matuca Chapter 1849.
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus marker series.
Location. Marker has been reported missing. It was located near 38° 18.675′ N, 119° 44.764′ W. Marker was near Kennedy Meadows, California, in Tuolumne County. Marker could be reached from Kennedy Meadows Road south of Sonora Pass Highway (California Highway 108). Click for map. Marker was in this post office area: Pinecrest CA 95364, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 7 other markers are within 10 miles of this location, measured as the crow flies. Jewels of the High Country (within shouting distance of this marker); The Emigrants of 1852-1853 (within shouting distance of this marker); Hayes Station Sonora Pass (approx. 6 miles away); Sonora Mono Toll Road (approx. 6 miles away); Route of the Bartleson-Bidwell Party - 1841 (approx. 9.9 miles away); The Last Battle (approx. 9.9 miles away).
More about this marker. This marker was destroyed in the October 1, 2007 fire that burned down the Kennedy Meadows Resort Hotel. It has not been replaced.
Also see . . . Fire Destroys Historic Kennedy Meadows Lodge - California Fire News. According to Cal Fire officials an early morning fire destroyed the Kennedy Meadows lodge and Seven cabins on Monday.
The article also has photos of the Lodge before the fire, and the views of the distruction afterwards. (Submitted on August 27, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.)
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 320 times since then and 73 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. 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.