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Sierraville in Sierra County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Henness – Zumwalt Pass

 
 
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1. Henness – Zumwalt Pass Marker
Inscription.
Opened in 1850 by Joseph Zumwalt
who brought the ritual of
E Clampus Vitus to California.
A significant route to Sierra
County gold camps and an important
team road to the Comstock Lode

 
Erected 1982 by E Clampus Vitus - TRASH.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus marker series.
 
Location. 39° 29.416′ N, 120° 24.77′ W. Marker is in Sierraville, California, in Sierra County. Marker can be reached from Henness Pass Road, on the left when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Sierraville CA 96126, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Webber Lake Hotel (here, next to this marker); Meadow Lake – Excelsior (approx. 7.4 miles away); Summit City / Meadow Lake (approx. 7.4 miles away); Welcome to Kyburz Flat (approx. 9.4 miles away); Crossing the Summit - Weather or Not (approx. 9.7 miles away); Sierra Valley History (approx. 10.3 miles away but has been reported missing); Snowshoe Thompson (approx. 11.1 miles away); Western America Skisport Museum (approx. 11.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Sierraville.
 
More about this marker.
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2. Henness – Zumwalt Pass Marker
The marker is to the left of the old hotel.
This marker is next to the old hotel, near the lake.
 
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