Near Blairsden-Graeagle in Plumas County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Pioneer Ski Area of America
Erected 1961 by California State Park Commission, California Historical Society, Plumas County Historical Society, and the Plumas Ski Club. (Marker Number 723.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Sports. In addition, it is included in the California Historical Landmarks series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1860.
Location. 39° 45.397′ N, 120° 41.861′ W. Marker is near Blairsden-Graeagle, California, in Plumas County. Marker can be reached from Johnsville - McCrea Road, on the left when traveling north. The marker is mounted on a boulder in front of the Eureka-Plumas State Park Museum. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Blairsden-Graeagle CA 96103, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Emigrant Trail (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct Thar’s Gold in Them Hills! (about 600 feet away); Winter in the Sierra (about 600 feet away); Johnsville Firehouse (approx. ¼ mile away); Longboard Ski Races (approx. 0.7 miles away); Jamison City, Eureka Mine and Mill, Johnstown (approx. 4 miles away); a different marker also named Jamison City, Eureka Mine and Mill, Johnstown (approx. 4.6 miles away); Twenty Mile House (approx. 6.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Blairsden-Graeagle.
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. Another marker marking the site of a Pioneer Ski Area in the Sierra Nevada Mountains
Also see . . . Eureka-Plumas State Park - California Parks and Recreation. Plumas-Eureka State Park was established in 1959, and provides visitors with a glimpse into a fascinating period of California history, as well as opportunities for quiet recreation in a beautiful high Sierra mountain setting. (Submitted on June 16, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.)
Credits. This page was last revised on December 11, 2019. It was originally submitted on June 16, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 604 times since then and 16 times this year. Last updated on December 11, 2019, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 16, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.