Hobe Sound in Martin County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Trapper Nelson Interpretive Site
Erected 2006 by Friends of the Jonathan Dickinson State Park and the Florida Department of State. (Marker Number F-615.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Animals • Industry & Commerce • Parks & Recreational Areas • Settlements & Settlers.
Location. 26° 58.577′ N, 80° 9.798′ W. Marker is in Hobe Sound, Florida, in Martin County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of SE Federal Highway (U.S. 1) and Park Road, on the right when traveling south. Marker is within Jonathan Dickinson State Park. It is in the center of Trapper John's Camp. The camp in accessed via the Loxahatchee River. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 16450 SE Federal Hwy, Hobe Sound FL 33455, 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. L.M. Davis Elementary School (approx. 2˝ miles away); Mt. Carmel Missionary Baptist Church & Cemetery (approx. 2.8 miles away); Tennessee Volunteers and Militia Camp (approx. 2.8 miles away); Powell's Battle (approx. 2.9 miles away); Jesup's Battle (approx. 3.3 miles away); Cinquez ParkJonathan Dickinson Shipwreck (approx. 4.2 miles away); Camp Murphy Site (approx. 4.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hobe Sound.
Also see . . . Jonathan Dickinson State Park. Florida Division of Recreation and Parks (Submitted on August 7, 2017.)
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