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

California Trail - Granite Pass

 
 
California Trail - Granite Pass Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, August 7, 2019
1. California Trail - Granite Pass Marker
Inscription.  
"At the entrance of the pass was a pleasant little spring & fine branch." - Wakeman Bryarly, Jul 20, 1849

Guidebook available
Trails West Inc, P.O. Box 12045 Reno NV 89510

 
Erected 2000 by Trails West Inc. (Marker Number C-12.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the California Trail, and the Trails West Inc. marker series.
 
Location. 41° 59.556′ N, 113° 51.361′ W. Marker is near Almo, Idaho, in Cassia County. Marker is on West 3700 South near Junction Valley Road, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Almo ID 83312, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. California Trail - Prairie Valley (approx. 5.1 miles away); Granite Pass (approx. 6.2 miles away); California Trail - Trail Junction (approx. 7.1 miles away); Passing Through (approx. 7 miles away); Twin Sisters (approx. 7 miles away); California Trail -- Pinnacle Pass (approx. 8.6 miles
California Trail - Granite Pass Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, August 7, 2019
2. California Trail - Granite Pass Marker
away); Pinnacle Pass (approx. 9.3 miles away); A Pleasant Place (approx. 9.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Almo.
 
More about this marker. To find this marker I refer you to A Guide to California Trail To the Humboldt River, 3rd edition by Richard K. Brock and Donald E. Buck; published by Trails West Inc.
 
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Granite Pass Monument image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, August 7, 2019
3. Granite Pass Monument
BSA
Mt. Ogden Dist
California
and
Mormon
Battalion
Trails
1982
Note the names of the Scouts written on the imbedded stones.
Granite Pass and Monument image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, August 7, 2019
4. Granite Pass and Monument
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on August 28, 2019. This page originally submitted on August 28, 2019, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 48 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 28, 2019, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.
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