Near Stanley in Custer County, Idaho — The American West (Mountains)
The National Forest System still benefits from facilities built during the CCC era. CCC workers participated in one of the most successful conservation programs ever launched. Two and one half million depression-desperate men received training, pride, hope, and a future.
Erected by U.S. Forest Service.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Civilian Conservation Corps marker series.
Location. 44° 16.051′ N, 114° 44.902′ W. Marker is near Stanley, Idaho, in Custer County. Marker is on State Highway 75 near Yankee Fork Road, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Stanley ID 83278, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Of Cabins and Chicken Ranches (within shouting distance of this marker); The Boiling Fountain (within shouting distance of this marker); Sunbeam Dam (approx. 0.7 miles away); River Recreation In the Early Days (approx. 0.7 miles away); Building the Dredge (approx. 2.9 miles away); Remnants of the Past (approx. 5.3 miles away); Bonanza City (approx. 7.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Stanley.
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