Near Big Sandy in Chouteau County, Montana — The American West (Mountains)
The Judith River Formation
Erected by Montana Department of Transportation.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Natural Features.
Location. 47° 44.533′ N, 109° 37.614′ W. Marker is near Big Sandy, Montana, in Chouteau County. Marker is on Judith Landing Road (State Highway 236), on the right when traveling south. The marker is about 1/4 mile north of the PN Bridge. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Big Sandy MT 59520, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Camp Cooke (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fort Chardon (about 700 feet away); Welcome to the Mountain Ranges (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Anglos Are Coming (approx. 0.3 miles away); Tale of Two Treaties (approx. 0.3 miles away); Naturally Sustained Productivity (approx. 0.3 miles away); Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail (approx. 0.3 miles away); a different marker also named Camp Cooke (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Big Sandy.
Also see . . . Ferdinand Vandeveer Hayden -- Wikipedia. (Professor James) Hall sent him on his first geological venture in the summer of 1853. Being of independent mind Hayden ended his commission with Hall, and with (Submitted on December 5, 2020, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.)
Credits. This page was last revised on December 5, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 5, 2020, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 30 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on December 5, 2020, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.