Tropic in Garfield County, Utah — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Tropic Pioneers and
diverting water over rim of Great Basin
May 23, 1892
Erected 1935 by Boy Scouts of America.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Waterways & Vessels. A significant historical month for this entry is May 1917.
Location. 37° 37.435′ N, 112° 5.148′ W. Marker is in Tropic, Utah, in Garfield County. Marker is at the intersection of West Center Street and N 200 W, on the right when traveling west on West Center Street. Marker is on the northwest corner. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Tropic UT 84776, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Loseeville (approx. 2.1 miles away); Bryce Amphitheater (approx. 4.4 miles away); Wheeling through the Years (approx. 4½ miles away); Post-War Service Station (approx. 4½ miles away); Streetscape (approx. 4½ miles away); Bryce Canyon Lodge (approx. 4½ miles away); Stephen Tyng Mather (approx. 4.7 miles away); Stories of Promise Rock (approx. 5½ miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 23, 2014, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 364 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 23, 2014, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.