Island Park in Fremont County, Idaho — The American West (Mountains)
Harriman Wildlife Refuge
Lodgepole pine forests and open meadows provide many opportunities to enjoy wildlife here, and fly fishing still is allowed in this region of scenic beauty. Moose, deer, and elk find plenty of food and shelter, while eagles, hawks, and owls thrive in open hunting grounds. Access is through Harriman State Park.
Erected by Idaho Department of Transportation. (Marker Number 461.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Natural Resources. In addition, it is included in the Idaho State Historical Society series list.
Location. 44° 21.318′ N, 111° 24.864′ W. Marker is in Island Park, Idaho, in Fremont County. Marker can be reached from U.S. 20 near Spruce Drive, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3311 US Highway 20, Island Park ID 83429, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 7 other markers are within 16 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Harriman State Park Caldera Lookout (approx. 5˝ miles away); Island Park (approx. 7.3 miles away); Volcanic Calderas (approx. 11.9 miles away); Big Falls Inn (approx. 12.3 miles away); Pierre J. DeSmet (approx. 12.8 miles away); Bear Gulch Ski Basin (approx. 15.2 miles away).
More about this marker. This marker is located in the Harriman Wildlife Refuge parking lot. The parking lot at the end of an unnamed road which parallels the river. A sign saying "Historical Site" identifies the road.
Credits. This page was last revised on October 14, 2017. It was originally submitted on October 14, 2017, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 372 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 14, 2017, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.