Near Cascade Locks in Multnomah County, Oregon — The American West (Northwest)
Erected by Oregon Department of Transportation and Oregon Travel Information Council.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Exploration • Natural Features. In addition, it is included in the Lewis & Clark Expedition, and the Oregon Beaver Boards series lists. A significant historical date for this entry is November 2, 1754.
Location. 45° 38.048′ N, 121° 57.542′ W. Marker is near Cascade Locks, Oregon, in Multnomah County. Marker can be reached from Hatchery Road, 0.3 miles south of Tanner Creek Road. The marker can be found at the overflow parking lot of the Bonneville Fish Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Cascade Locks OR 97014, 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. Sturgeon Habitat (approx. Ό mile away); Bradford Island Fishway (approx. 0.9 miles away); This Old Turbine (approx. 0.9 miles away in Washington); a different marker also named Beacon Rock (approx. 3 miles away in Washington); The Bridge of the Gods (approx. 3.4 miles away in Washington); a different marker also named The Bridge of the Gods (approx. 3½ miles away); Cascade Falls Portage (approx. 3.9 miles away); the Oregon Pony (approx. 3.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cascade Locks.
More about this marker. While the marker is located on the Oregon shore of the Columbia River, Beacon Rock is located on the Washington side of the River.
Also see . . . Beacon Rock audio tour- Oregon Travel Experience. Welcome to the Oregon Travel Information Council's cell phone audio tour. Sculpted by immense natural forces, Oregon's majestic landscape has been evoking wonder in travelers for more than ten thousand years. (Submitted on November 25, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
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