Pollack Pines in El Dorado County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
The Pony Express - Sportsman’s Hall
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Erected 1961 by National Pony Express Centennial Association, Dwight D. Eisenhower–Chairman, Waddell F. Smith–President, Sherrill Malbert–Director at Large.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Communications • Roads & Vehicles. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #34 Dwight D. Eisenhower, and the Pony Express National Historic Trail series lists. A significant historical month for this entry is April 1860.
Location. 38° 45.006′ N, 120° 36.675′ W. Marker is in Pollack Pines, California, in El Dorado County. Marker is on Pony Express Trail east of Exit 57 (U.S. 50), on the right when Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5620 Pony Express Trail, Pollock Pines CA 95726, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Sportsman’s Hall (here, next to this marker); Logging in El Dorado County (approx. 2 miles away); The California Gold Rush (approx. 2 miles away); The Mormon Emigrant Trail (approx. 2 miles away); Bullion Bend Robbery (approx. 2 miles away).
Also see . . . The Pony Express National Historic Trail. (Submitted on October 14, 2006.)
Credits. This page was last revised on July 2, 2021. It was originally submitted on October 13, 2006, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 3,047 times since then and 63 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 13, 2006, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California. 5. submitted on July 1, 2021, by James King of San Miguel, California. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.