Near Tupper Lake in Franklin County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Bernhard E. Fernow
“I have been unusually lucky to see the results of my work. I have been a plowman who hardly expected to see the crop greening, yet fate has been good to me in letting me catch at least a glimpse of the ripening harvest.”
Erected by the New York Society of American Foresters.
Location. 44° 15.121′ N, 74° 20.802′ W. Marker is near Tupper Lake, New York, in Franklin County. Marker can be reached from New York State Route 30. The marker is in a 68 acre tract along a self-guided nature trail in Fernow Forest in the Adirondacks. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Tupper Lake NY 12986, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 4 other markers are within 15 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Big Mill (approx. 6.1 miles away); The Site of Camp S-60 (approx. 13.8 miles away); Pettis' Grave (approx. 13.9 miles away); Teddy Roosevelt's Journal Walk (approx. 14.3 miles away).
Regarding Bernhard E. Fernow. Fernow was a German-born
Also see . . . Fernow Forest Website. (Submitted on May 29, 2007.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on January 20, 2020. This page originally submitted on May 29, 2007, by Peter Linehan of Shippensburg, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 2,105 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on May 29, 2007, by Peter Linehan of Shippensburg, Pennsylvania. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.