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Near Chester in Plumas County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Tasman Koyom

 
 
Tasman Koyom Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 6, 2013
1. Tasman Koyom Marker
Inscription. You are in the historic homeland of the Mountain Maidu people, where their spirits still linger to guard sacred sites in this pristine valley... where they lived free for thousands of years... their paradise.
 
Location. 40° 8.512′ N, 121° 14.661′ W. Marker is near Chester, California, in Plumas County. Marker is on Forest Service Road 26N26, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Chester CA 96020, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Humbug Valley (here, next to this marker); Soda Spring (a few steps from this marker); Baccala Ranch (approx. 6.3 miles away); Seneca (approx. 8.7 miles away); Cedar Chalet Bakery (approx. 9.3 miles away); Feather River Highway (approx. 9.3 miles away); Eby Stamp Mill (approx. 9.3 miles away); Rich Bar (approx. 9.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Chester.
 
More about this marker. This marker is located at Soda Springs. To reach Soda Springs from Lake Almanor take Humbug Road (County Road 307), then, at approximately mile post 6, take an unsigned road south toward the PG&E Yellow Creek campground. Soda Springs is about one mile south of the intersection.
 
Categories. Native Americans
 
Tasman Koyom Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 6, 2013
2. Tasman Koyom Marker
Soda Springs image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 6, 2013
3. Soda Springs
Soda Springs image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 6, 2013
4. Soda Springs
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 421 times since then and 43 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. 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.
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