Near John Day in Grant County, Oregon — The American West (Northwest)
Welcome to Magone Lake
Surface 50 acres
Depth 98 feet.
The lake was named for "Major" Magone and first visited the area in the 1800s and stocked it with fish.
Enjoy your forest and keep it green.
Erected by Malheur National Forest.
Location. 44° 32.762′ N, 118° 54.867′ W. Marker is near John Day, Oregon, in Grant County. Marker can be reached from Forest Road 3618. Touch for map. This marker is located at the boat dock at Magone Lake, a popular day use area and campground managed by the Malheur National Forest. The route to the lake is well signed and easy to find. The last stretch is a narrow gravel road, not recommended for large RVs. Check with the Malheur National Forest office or website for details. Marker is in this post office area: John Day OR 97845, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Welcome to Kam Wah Chung (approx. 9 miles away); Civilian Conservation Corps (approx. 9.1 miles away); The Adventist Christian Church John Day/Canyon City (approx. 9.2 miles away); As told by an old timer (approx. 10.6 miles away); Welcome To Canyon City (approx. 11 miles away); Canyon City Mural (approx. 11 miles away); St Thomas Episcopal Church (approx. 11.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in John Day.
Categories. • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on August 27, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 27, 2017, by Don Hann of Canyon City, Oregon. This page has been viewed 53 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 27, 2017, by Don Hann of Canyon City, Oregon. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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