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Near Weed in Siskiyou County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Yreka Trail – A Splendid Cite

 
 
Yreka Trail – A Splendid Cite Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, October 20, 2013
1. Yreka Trail – A Splendid Cite Marker
Inscription. “Here we came in cite of the bute It is a splendid cite Went down the hill on to the flats Spencer & Brill shot a deer.”
– Hinsdale Truman Shepard, Sep 6, 1852
 
Erected 2008 by Trails West Inc. (Marker Number Y-12.)
 
Location. 41° 37.032′ N, 122° 12.076′ W. Marker is near Weed, California, in Siskiyou County. Marker is on California Route 97, on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Weed CA 96094, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mount Shasta (within shouting distance of this marker); Yreka Trail - Sheep Rock Springs (approx. 3.5 miles away); Yreka Trail - Sheep Rock (approx. 3.9 miles away); Emigrant Trail (approx. 4 miles away); Yreka Trail - The Snelling Ranch (approx. 6.5 miles away); Yreka Historic Trail (approx. 7.8 miles away); Schmitt Brothers Mill (approx. 10 miles away); Dwinnell Dam (approx. 10.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Weed.
 
More about this marker. This marker is located at a Vista Point.
 
Also see . . .  Yreka Trail - Oregon-California Trails Association.
Yreka Trail – A Splendid Cite Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, October 19, 2013
2. Yreka Trail – A Splendid Cite Marker
A Photo Tour to California Via the Yreka Trail/Southern Route to Oregon (Submitted on October 31, 2013, 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 285 times since then and 30 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.
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