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Western States Endurance Run Finish Line

 
 
Western States Endurance Run Finish Line Marker image. Click for full size.
By Greg Bettencourt, July 13, 2016
1. Western States Endurance Run Finish Line Marker
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Inscription. Following the example of Gordy Ainsleigh in 1974, each year runners from around the world meet the challenge of completing on foot the rugged 100-mile distance of the historic Western States Trail from Squaw Valley to this stadium. Placer Union High School. Plaque dedicated on 30 May 1994. Western States Endurance Run Foundation
 
Erected 1994 by Placer Lake High School and Western States Endurance Run Foundation.
 
Location. 38° 53.684′ N, 121° 4.062′ W. Marker is in Auburn, California, in Placer County. Marker can be reached from Stadium Way 0.2 miles from Finley Street. Click for map. Can be seen at the base of the stadium bleacher seats, on the track. Marker is in this post office area: Auburn CA 95603, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Historic Cooper Amphitheater (approx. 0.3 miles away); Central Square (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Auburn Masonic Hall (approx. 0.3 miles away); Gold Discovered Just Downstream in Auburn Ravine! - Why Daylight North Rich Ravine? (approx. 0.4 miles away); Auburn Drug Company (approx. 0.4 miles away); Auburn Public Library (approx. 0.4 miles away); Odd Fellows Hall, Auburn Lodge #7 (approx. 0.4 miles away); Ford & Co. Building (approx. half a mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Auburn.
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Greg Bettencourt of Roseville, California. This page has been viewed 96 times since then and 5 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on , by Greg Bettencourt of Roseville, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on July 16, 2016.
 
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