Moab in Grand County, Utah — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Elk Mountain Mission
Plaque below marker:
This monument was relocated in April 2006. The monument was formerly located at 995 N. Highway 191, which is 1.5 miles northwest of where the monument now stands. The location of the Old Fort was 3000 ft W, 1320 ft from the NW corner of Sec 34 Township 25 S, Range 21 E, Salt Lake Base Meridian.
Erected 1940 by Moab Camp, Daughters of Utah Pioneers. (Marker Number 65.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of Utah Pioneers marker series.
Location. 38° 34.433′ N, 109° 32.827′ W. Marker is in Moab, Utah, in Grand County. Marker is on North 200 West south of East 100 North, on the right when traveling south Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Moab UT 84532, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Early L.D.S. Church (a few steps from this marker); Moab L.D.S. Church (a few steps from this marker); The Old Log Cabin (a few steps from this marker); Star Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); Scott M. Matheson (approx. 1.3 miles away); Grand Old Ranch House (approx. 1.6 miles away); Moab Utah UMTRA Project (approx. 3.7 miles away); Balanced Rock (approx. 8.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Moab.
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