Fruita in Mesa County, Colorado — The American Mountains (Southwest)
In the Grand Valley
Erected 2017 by Robert Leroy Parker Chapter
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Railroads & Streetcars • Roads & Vehicles • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the E Clampus Vitus series list. A significant historical date for this entry is June 10, 2017.
Location. 39° 9.216′ N, 108° 44.191′ W. Marker is in Fruita, Colorado, in Mesa County. Marker can be reached from Interstate 70 Frontage Road (Interstate 70). Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Welcome Center Park, Fruita CO 81521, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fruita History & Recreation (a few steps from this marker); Dinosaur Diamond (a few steps from this marker); Western Slope Vietnam War Memorial Park (within shouting distance of this marker); Stephen Tyng Mather (approx. 3.6 miles away); John Otto (approx. 3.7 miles away); Climbing Independence (approx. 4.2 miles away); The Shape of Independence (approx. 4.2 miles away); The Grand View (approx. 4.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fruita.
Credits. This page was last revised on November 11, 2020. It was originally submitted on June 19, 2017, by Frank Gunshow Sanchez of Hollister, California. This page has been viewed 385 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on June 20, 2017, by Frank Gunshow Sanchez of Hollister, California. 2. submitted on November 11, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.