Voorheesville in Albany County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
mountains. They have been
called "the key to the
geology of North America"
Erected 1932 by New York State Education Department.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Environment • Natural Features.
Location. 42° 38.749′ N, 73° 59.791′ W. Marker is in Voorheesville, New York, in Albany County. Marker is on Thacher Park Road (County Route 157), on the right when traveling west. The marker is roadside in John Boyd Thacher State Park near the entrance to the Greenhouse & Yellow Rocks picnic areas. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Voorheesville NY 12186, 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. Henry Crounse (approx. 0.7 miles away); The Tory Cave (approx. 0.9 miles away); The Indian Ladder Trail (approx. 0.9 miles away); Locust Vale School (approx. 1.1 miles away); Thacher Point (approx. 1.2 miles away); Tory Cave 1777 Indian Ladder (approx. 1.2 miles away); Indian Ladder Farms (approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Voorheesville.
Also see . . . Thatcher State Park website. (Submitted on January 30, 2012, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Credits. This page was last revised on May 2, 2020. It was originally submitted on January 29, 2012, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. This page has been viewed 768 times since then and 13 times this year. Last updated on April 21, 2012, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 29, 2012, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. 3, 4. submitted on February 27, 2012, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. 5. submitted on February 28, 2012, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.