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Near Alturas in Modoc County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Lassen Trail - Conical Rocks

 
 
Lassen Trail - Conical Rocks Marker image. Click for full size.
By Douglass Halvorsen, July 26, 2014
1. Lassen Trail - Conical Rocks Marker
Inscription.
“Striking the river this morning I noticed a cluster of
singular shaped rocks sticking up in spires of a conical
shape 20 to 30 feet high” - Andrew Lopp Murphy, Sep 26, 1849

 
Erected 1997 by Trails West Inc. (Marker Number L-3.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Lassen Trail and Burnett Cutoff marker series.
 
Location. 41° 33.931′ N, 120° 26.445′ W. Marker is near Alturas, California, in Modoc County. Marker can be reached from U.S. 395. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Canby CA 96015, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Chimney Rock (approx. 2.3 miles away); Sacred Heart Catholic Church (approx. 7.4 miles away); Lassen Trail - Pit River Ford (approx. 7.9 miles away); Working Farm Roots (approx. 8.1 miles away); Applegate Trail - New Road to Yreka (approx. 12.1 miles away).
 
Categories. Exploration
 
Lassen Trail - Conical Rocks Marker image. Click for full size.
By Douglass Halvorsen, July 26, 2014
2. Lassen Trail - Conical Rocks Marker
Lassen Trail - Conical Rocks Marker image. Click for full size.
By Douglass Halvorsen, July 26, 2014
3. Lassen Trail - Conical Rocks Marker
Lassen Trail - Conical Rocks Marker image. Click for full size.
By Douglass Halvorsen, July 26, 2014
4. Lassen Trail - Conical Rocks Marker
Conical Rocks image. Click for full size.
By Douglass Halvorsen, July 26, 2014
5. Conical Rocks
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 3, 2018. This page originally submitted on January 19, 2018, by Douglass Halvorsen of Klamath Falls, Oregon. This page has been viewed 69 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on January 19, 2018, by Douglass Halvorsen of Klamath Falls, Oregon. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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