Vacaville in Solano County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Peņa Adobe Park
City of Vacaville
Pause and enjoy the heritage of the hills, lake and valley which the pioneers called Laguna.
Bienvenidos Amigos Caminantes a un Descanso en la Serenidad de Este Valle Encantado
Location. 38° 20.251′ N, 122° 0.915′ W. Marker is in Vacaville, California, in Solano County. Marker can be reached from Peņa Adobe Road. Touch for map. Marker is located on the grounds of Peņa Adobe Park. Take Peņa Adobe Road interchange on I-80, follow the signs on Peņa Adobe Road to Peņa Adobe Park. Marker is located near the parking area at the Peņa Adobe. Marker is in this post office area: Vacaville CA 95688, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pioneer Monument (here, next to this marker); William Gordon Huff (here, next to this marker); Rancho Los Putos (a few steps from this marker); Unknown Pioneer Ranchers (approx. 0.2 miles away); Uncle Burt's Tree (approx. 1.7 miles away); The Andrew Carnegie Public Library Triangle Building (approx. 2 miles away); Gillespies Store (approx. 2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vacaville.
Regarding Peņa Adobe Park. On this base there are two markers. Located on the front of the base is this Peņa Adobe Park – City of Vacaville marker and mounted on the back of the base is the Pioneer Monument marker. Just north of this monument is the Rancho Los Putos (Peņa Adobe) Marker. (see Other Nearby Markers).
Also see . . .
1. The History of the Peņa Adobe. (Submitted on December 5, 2008, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.)
2. The Jepson Herbarium, University of California at Berkeley. A biography of Willis Jepson. (Submitted on April 12, 2010, by Chris English of Phoenix, Arizona.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 5, 2008, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 2,558 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on December 5, 2008, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. 6. submitted on April 8, 2014, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. 7, 8, 9. submitted on April 12, 2010, by Chris English of Phoenix, Arizona.