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Bear Mountain in Rockland County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Palisades Interstate Park

 
 
Palisades Interstate Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, October 16, 2010
1. Palisades Interstate Park Marker
Inscription.
Palisades Interstate Park
Has Been Designated A
Registered National
Historic Landmark
Under the Provisions of The
Historic Sites Act of August 21, 1935
This Site Possesses Exceptional Value
In Commemorating and Illustrating
The History of The United States
U. S. Department of The Interior
National Park Service
1965

 
Erected 1965.
 
Location. 41° 18.768′ N, 73° 59.36′ W. Marker is in Bear Mountain, New York, in Rockland County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of U.S. 9W and 7 Lakes Drive, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Located at the information kiosk next to the Bear Mountain Inn in Bear Mountain State Park. Marker is in this post office area: Bear Mountain NY 10911, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First Fighting at Fort Clinton (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fighting at Hessian Lake (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Historic 1777 & 1779 Trails (approx. mile away); Walt Whitman (approx. 0.3 miles away); Indian Campsite (approx.
Palisades Interstate Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, February 16, 2012
2. Palisades Interstate Park Marker
0.3 miles away); Appalachian Trail (approx. 0.3 miles away); Orange County (approx. 0.4 miles away); Bear Mt. Bridge (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bear Mountain.
 
Also see . . .
1. Bear Mountain State Park. (Submitted on October 21, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
2. Bear Mountain State Park on Wikipedia. (Submitted on October 21, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
 
Categories. Natural Features
 
Information Kiosk image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, October 16, 2010
3. Information Kiosk
The Bear Mountain Inn image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, October 16, 2010
4. The Bear Mountain Inn
The Bear Mountain Inn image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, October 16, 2010
5. The Bear Mountain Inn
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 21, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 489 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on October 21, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.   2. submitted on February 17, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.   3, 4, 5. submitted on October 21, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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