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Near Almo in Cassia County, Idaho — The American West (Mountains)
 

California Trail -- Pinnacle Pass

 
 
California Trail -- Pinnacle Pass Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, May 14, 2018
1. California Trail -- Pinnacle Pass Marker
Inscription. "A ride ... brought us to the outlet of this romantic vale, a very narrow pass - just wide enough for a wagon, and on either side very high, jagged and thin walls of granite ... called the 'Pinnacle Pass'" - J.G. Bruff, Aug 29, 1849
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Trails West Inc. P.O. Box 12045, Reno NV 89510

 
Erected 2000 by Trails West Inc. (Marker Number C-9.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the California Trail marker series.
 
Location. 42° 2.9′ N, 113° 42.352′ W. Marker is near Almo, Idaho, in Cassia County. Marker is on Twin Sister Road (Road 3400 S) near City of Rocks Road (Road 3075 S), on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Almo ID 83312, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pinnacle Pass (approx. 0.9 miles away); Twin Sisters (approx. 1.6 miles away); Passing Through (approx. 1.6 miles away); A Pleasant Place (approx. 1.8 miles away); California Trail - Trail Junction (approx. 1.8 miles away); California Trail -- Silent City of Rocks
Pinnacle Pass and California Trail -- Pinnacle Pass Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, May 14, 2018
2. Pinnacle Pass and California Trail -- Pinnacle Pass Marker
(approx. 1.8 miles away); Fading Away (approx. 1.9 miles away); Distant Views (approx. 1.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Almo.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on September 29, 2018. This page originally submitted on September 29, 2018, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 38 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 29, 2018, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.
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