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Island Park in Fremont County, Idaho — The American West (Mountains)
 

Harriman Wildlife Refuge

 
 
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By Barry Swackhamer, June 23, 2017
1. Harriman Wildlife Refuge Marker
Inscription. Henry's Fork meanders through an 16,000 acre wildlife refuge that retains diverse habitats for many kinds of birds and animals.
Lodgepole pine forests and open meadows provide many opportunities to enjoy wildlife here, and fly fishing still is allowed in this region of scenic beauty. Moose, deer, and elk find plenty of food and shelter, while eagles, hawks, and owls thrive in open hunting grounds. Access is through Harriman State Park.
 
Erected by Idaho Department of Transportation. (Marker Number 461.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Idaho State Historical Society marker series.
 
Location. 44° 21.318′ N, 111° 24.864′ W. Marker is in Island Park, Idaho, in Fremont County. Marker can be reached from U.S. 20 near Spruce Drive, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3311 U.S. Highway 20, Island Park ID 83429, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 7 other markers are within 16 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Harriman State Park (approx. 3.8 miles away); Caldera Lookout (approx. 5 miles away); Island Park (approx. 7.3 miles away); Volcanic Calderas
Harriman Wildlife Refuge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 23, 2017
2. Harriman Wildlife Refuge Marker
(approx. 11.9 miles away); Big Falls Inn (approx. 12.3 miles away); Pierre J. DeSmet (approx. 12.8 miles away); Bear Gulch Ski Basin (approx. 15.2 miles away).
 
More about this marker. This marker is located in the Harriman Wildlife Refuge parking lot. The parking lot at the end of an unnamed road which parallels the river. A sign saying "Historical Site" identifies the road.
 
Categories. Natural Resources
 
The fishin's pretty good. image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 23, 2017
3. The fishin's pretty good.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 14, 2017. This page originally submitted on October 14, 2017, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 76 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 14, 2017, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.
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