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Prescott in Yavapai County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Pioneer Trail and Monument

 
 
Pioneer Trail and Monument image. Click for full size.
By Peter Fischer
1. Pioneer Trail and Monument
Inscription.  
The Pioneer Trail was developed in 1932 to give access to the Pioneer Monument and commemorative plaque at the end of the trail.

Improvements to the trail were completed in May 2019 as a joint project of the Yavapai Questers and Cole Ortagus' Eagle Scout Project, Troop 1, Boy Scouts of America, Prescott, AZ.

Trail was improved in 12/00, David Glenn's Eagle Scout Project, Troop 9, Boy Scouts of America, Prescott, AZ.

Trail was improved 10/89.

Trail was improved 9/97, Troop 1, Boy Scouts of America, Prescott, AZ.

Sign provided by Yavapai Questers, Prescott, Arizona 2019
 
Erected 2019 by Yavapai Questers and Boy Scouts of America, Prescott, AZ.
 
Topics. This historical marker monument is listed in these topic lists: Parks & Recreational AreasRoads & VehiclesSettlements & Settlers.
 
Location. 34° 32.279′ N, 112° 28.461′ W. Marker is in Prescott, Arizona, in Yavapai County. Marker is on South McCormick Street, on the right when traveling west. The
Pioneer Trail and Monument image. Click for full size.
By Peter Fischer, June 6, 2020
2. Pioneer Trail and Monument
The bench represents the direction the path takes to reach the marker.
marker is north of the parking area for the Arizona Pioneers' Home. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Prescott AZ 86303, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Arizona Pioneers' Home (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Arizona Pioneers' Home (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of Curtis Hall/ (approx. 0.2 miles away); Lincoln School (approx. ¼ mile away); The Fire of 1900 (approx. ¼ mile away); Pauline Weaver (approx. ¼ mile away); Ruffner Plaza Stables (approx. 0.3 miles away); Granite Creek (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Prescott.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 7, 2020. It was originally submitted on June 10, 2020, by Peter Fischer of Phoenix, Arizona. This page has been viewed 50 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 10, 2020, by Peter Fischer of Phoenix, Arizona. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.
 
Editor’s want-list for this marker. A close-up photo of the marker. • An entry for the nearby Pioneer Monument and marker. • Can you help?
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Sep. 19, 2020