Near Kennedy Meadows in Tuolumne County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Sonora Mono Toll Road
Erected 1983 by Bodie Chapter No.64, Matuca Chapter No.1849, E Clampus Vitus, September 10, 1983.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Exploration • Notable Places • Roads & Vehicles Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the E Clampus Vitus series list.
Location. 38° 19.722′ N, 119° 38.238′ W. Marker is near Kennedy Meadows, California, in Tuolumne County. Marker is on California Route 108 at milepost 0, 15 miles west of U.S. 395, on the left when traveling east. Marker is 100 feet upslope from the highway. Shoulder parking spots for approximately 5 vehicles is available. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Sonora Pass - Tuolumne County/Mono County Line, Pinecrest CA 95364, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Sonora Pass (here, next to this marker); Following in their Footsteps - East Flange Rock (approx. 5.3 miles away); The Emigrants of 1852-1853 (approx. 6 miles away); Jewels of the High Country (approx. 6 miles away); Mountain Warfare Training Center (approx. 7 miles away); Hayes Station (approx. 7.9 miles away); Golden Gate Mine (approx. 14 miles away); a different marker also named Golden Gate Mine (approx. 14 miles away).
More about this marker. This marker may only be seen during the late Spring, Summer or early Fall, as the highway is closed during the winter.
Also see . . .
1. Daniel M. Rosen - Western Migration: The Bartleson-Bidwell Party. (Submitted on September 26, 2008.)
2. Sierra Mountain Times - May 28, 2008. (Submitted on September 26, 2008.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 26, 2008, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 2,003 times since then and 21 times this year. Last updated on July 30, 2012, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 26, 2008, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.