Near Red Cliff in Eagle County, Colorado — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Construction of Camp Hale
10th Mountain Division
—U.S. Army —
Location. 39° 26.168′ N, 106° 19.32′ W. Marker is near Red Cliff, Colorado, in Eagle County. Marker is on Camp Hale 1 (U.S. 24) near Camp Hale Spur 1B, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. The site is approximately 8 miles South of Red Cliff, CO and 16 miles North of Leadville, CO on the East side of US 24. Marker is in this post office area: Red Cliff CO 81649, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Norwegian Memorial (approx. 5.2 miles away); Office of Stratigic Services (O.S.S.) NORSO (Rype Group) Special Force (approx. 5.2 miles away); 10th Mountain Division Memorial (approx. 5.2 miles away); Mount of the Holy Cross (approx. 8.4 miles away); Vail / Vail Pass Country (approx. 8.4 miles away); 10th Mountain Division (approx. 8.4 miles away); Matchless Mine (approx. 12.7 miles away); Healy House (approx. 12.8 miles away).
More about this marker. This marker is located in a set of 3 historical markers about Camp Hale.
Regarding Construction of Camp Hale. The markers are visible from US Highway 24 on the East side.
Categories. • War, World II •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Dan Peterson of Glen Allen, Virginia. This page has been viewed 673 times since then and 52 times this year. Last updated on , by Dan Peterson of Glen Allen, Virginia. Photo 1. submitted on , by Dan Peterson of Glen Allen, Virginia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.