Near Lolo Hot Springs in Idaho County, Idaho — The American West (Mountains)
This pattern of ownership began here in 1908 when the U.S. Government granted the Northern Pacific Railroad Company alternate sections along their proposed railroad route.
As you travel across Lolo Pass, you will see a variety of textures and openings on the landscape. They represent natural fire patterns and timber management practices on private timber lands and the national forests.
Erected by Forest Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture.
Location. 46° 35.745′ N, 114° 36.002′ W. Marker is near Lolo Hot Springs, Idaho, in Idaho County. Marker is on U.S. 12 3 miles west of Elk Meadows Road, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is located in a pull-out on the west side of US Highway 12, about 3 miles west of Lolo Pass Summit and the Montana state line. Marker is in this post office area: Lolo MT 59847, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Lolo Trail Crossing Nez Perce Trail (approx. 2.9 miles away); Lewis and Clark (approx. 2.9 miles away); Lolo Summit (approx. 2.9 miles away); Lewis and Clark Route (approx. 3.6 miles away); a different marker also named Lewis and Clark Route (approx. 8.2 miles away); Whitehouse Pond (approx. 10.4 miles away); "...Across the Endless Sea of Mountains..." (approx. 10½ miles away).
More about this marker. Large wooden marker in good condition
Categories. • Horticulture & Forestry •
Credits. This page was last revised on November 11, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 8, 2017, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. This page has been viewed 71 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 8, 2017, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.