Near Alpine Village in Alpine County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Carson Trail - Crooked Trail
Erected 2003 by Trails West, Inc. (Marker Number CR-39.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the California Trail, the Kit Carson Trail, and the Trails West Inc. series lists. A significant historical date for this entry is July 24, 1849.
Location. 38° 46.677′ N, 119° 53.105′ W. Marker is near Alpine Village, California, in Alpine County. Marker is on California Route 88, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Markleeville CA 96120, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Luther Pass Trail - Leaving the Carson Trail (approx. 1.8 miles away); Carson Trail - Hope Valley (approx. 1.8 miles away); Emigrant Trail - Carson River Route (approx. 1.8 miles Luther Pass Trail - Leaving the Carson Trail (approx. 1.8 miles away); Carson Trail - First Crossing in Mad Canyon (approx. 2.6 miles away); The Sign of the Elephant (approx. 3.3 miles away); Woodfords Station (approx. 3.4 miles away); The Pony Express - Woodfords (approx. 3.4 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on November 24, 2022. It was originally submitted on November 3, 2022, by Alvis Hendley of San Francisco, California. This page has been viewed 174 times since then and 91 times this year. Last updated on November 23, 2022, by Alvis Hendley of San Francisco, California. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 17, 2022, by Alvis Hendley of San Francisco, California. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.