Dayville in Grant County, Oregon — The American West (Northwest)
On the Road of History
This trail traverses 1/4 mile of slightly inclined terrain to a view of Sheep Rock and the John Day River. Along the way, you'll have an opportunity to see the James Cant Ranch Historic District.
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Erected by National Park Service.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Roads & Vehicles.
Location. 44° 33.294′ N, 119° 38.709′ W. Marker is in Dayville, Oregon, in Grant County. Marker can be reached from State Highway 19 near U.S. 26, on the left when traveling north. The marker is located on the Cant Ranch property. Touch for map. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. James Cant Ranch Historic District (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named James Cant Ranch Historic District (within shouting distance of this marker); Welcome to the John Day River (within shouting distance of this marker); Haystacker (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Lifeblood of a Ranch (about 500 feet away); Shearing the Sheep (about 500 feet away); Wool Bag Stand (about 600 feet away); An Oregon Fossil Rush (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dayville.
Credits. This page was last revised on January 25, 2021. It was originally submitted on October 16, 2020, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 53 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 16, 2020, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.