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Near Enterprise in Wallowa County, Oregon — The American West (Northwest)
 

Sled Springs Stage Station

 
 
Sled Springs Stage Station Marker image. Click for full size.
By Doreen Thomson, May 10, 20
1. Sled Springs Stage Station Marker
Inscription. Early day travelers used the clearing west of this sign as a stop-over and resting place during their journeys from Lost Prairie, Flora, Paradise and other points north to Elgin. Travel was by saddle horse, stagecoach, or wagon. It was known as the Sled Springs Station and was operated for several years before 1900 and to about 1925. In later years this same area was the site of a railroad logging camp. About 300 people lived in the vicinity.
 
Erected by Wallowa-Whitman National Forest.
 
Location. 45° 43.453′ N, 117° 16.284′ W. Marker is near Enterprise, Oregon, in Wallowa County. Marker is on Oregon Route 3, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Enterprise OR 97828, United States of America.
 
Regarding Sled Springs Stage Station. Historical marker - former stage station in northeastern Oregon.
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
Sled Springs Stage Station Marker image. Click for full size.
By Doreen Thomson, May 10, 2017
2. Sled Springs Stage Station Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 11, 2017. This page originally submitted on May 11, 2017, by Doreen Thomson of Calgary, Alberta Canada. This page has been viewed 114 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 11, 2017, by Doreen Thomson of Calgary, Alberta Canada. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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