Near Tule Lake in Siskiyou County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Shore of Tule Lake
Once nearly 100,000 acres, the lake was drained between 1912 and 1958 to make fertile land available for homesteads.
Location. 41° 49.478′ N, 121° 30.025′ W. Marker is near Tule Lake, California, in Siskiyou County. Marker can be reached from County Route 120 near Hill Road (County Route 10), on the left when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Tulelake CA 96134, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Lava Fortress (a few steps from this marker); The Road to the Stronghold (a few steps from this marker); Attack at Hospital Rock (approx. 1.6 miles away); Last Meeting of the Peace Commission (approx. 2.3 miles away); Canby Cross (approx. 2.3 miles away); Attracted to Water (approx. 2.8 miles away); War in the Lava Beds (approx. 2.9 miles away); Modoc War Casualties (approx. 2.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Tule Lake.
More about this marker. This marker is located near the trailhead to Captain Jack's Stronghold.
Categories. • Natural Features • Wars, US Indian •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 126 times since then and 73 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.