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Near Davis Creek in Modoc County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Applegate Trail - Descent to Goose Lake

 
 
Applegate Trail - Descent to Goose Lake Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, August 19, 2015
1. Applegate Trail - Descent to Goose Lake Marker
Inscription. "Traveled ... to Goose Lake. The descent ... is sidling and dangers. While we were nooning here 2 wagons of other trains were upset and mashed to atoms" - Simon Doyle, Sep 19 1849
Guidebook available
Trails West Inc., P.O. Box 12045, Reno, NV 89510

 
Erected 1997 by Trails West Inc. (Marker Number A-32.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Applegate Trail marker series.
 
Location. 41° 50.502′ N, 120° 21.528′ W. Marker is near Davis Creek, California, in Modoc County. Marker is on U.S. 395 at milepost 50.6, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Davis Creek CA 96108, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 4 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Willow Ranch (approx. 4.2 miles away); Applegate Trail - New Road to Yreka (approx. 7.5 miles away); The Applegate Trail (approx. 8.4 miles away); The Applegate-Lassen Trail (approx. 8.4 miles away).
 
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Applegate Trail - Descent to Goose Lake Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, August 19, 2015
2. Applegate Trail - Descent to Goose Lake Marker
The marker is located at the upper right in the distance.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 170 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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