Near Weed in Siskiyou County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Yreka Trail – A Splendid Cite
– Hinsdale Truman Shepard, Sep 6, 1852
Erected 2008 by Trails West Inc. (Marker Number Y-12.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Exploration • Roads & Vehicles.
Location. 41° 37.032′ N, 122° 12.076′ W. Marker is near Weed, California, in Siskiyou County. Marker is on California Route 97, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Weed CA 96094, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mount Shasta (within shouting distance of this marker); Yreka Trail - Sheep Rock Springs (approx. 3½ miles away); Yreka Trail - Sheep Rock (approx. 4 miles away); Emigrant Trail (approx. 4.1 miles away); Yreka Trail - The Snelling Ranch (approx. 6½ miles away); Yreka Historic Trail (approx. 7.8 miles away); Schmitt Brothers Mill (approx. 10 miles away); Dwinnell Dam (approx. 10.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Weed.
More about this marker. This marker is located at a Vista Point.
Also see . . . Yreka Trail - Oregon-California Trails Association. A Photo Tour to California Via the Yreka Trail/Southern Route to Oregon (Submitted on October 31, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on October 31, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 389 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 31, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.