Near Goldendale in Klickitat County, Washington — The American West (Northwest)
Sam Hill Country
Location. 45° 41.85′ N, 120° 49.165′ W. Marker is near Goldendale, Washington, in Klickitat County. Marker is on Lewis and Clark Highway (Washington Route 14) 1.1 miles east of Maryhill Ranch Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. The marker is located at a scenic view pull-off overlooking the Columbia River where US-97 (North/South) and Washington 14 (East/West) intersect for .4 of a mile using the same stretch of road. Marker is in this
Other nearby markers. At least 3 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Stonehenge (approx. 0.7 miles away); Deschutes River Crossing (approx. 6.3 miles away in Oregon); Ancient Indian Fishing Grounds (approx. 7.6 miles away in Oregon).
Also see . . .
1. HistoryLink.org- the Free Online Encyclopedia of Washington State History: Hill, Samuel (1857-1931). Samuel Hill made the Northwest his home for a little more than 30 years, leaving a legacy of philanthropy, monuments, and highways still visible in the twenty-first century. (Submitted on August 15, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
2. Maryhill Museum of Art. (Submitted on August 15, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
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