Strawberry in El Dorado County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Strawberry Valley House
California Registered Historical Landmark No. 707
Erected 1960 by California State Park Commission in cooperation with the Highway 50 Association, and the Central Overland Pony Express Trail Association. (Marker Number 707.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Pony Express National Historic Trail marker series.
Location. 38° 47.725′ N, 120° 8.9′ W. Marker is in Strawberry, California, in El Dorado County. Marker is on Highway 50 (U.S. 50) west of Strawberry Lane, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Kyburz CA 95720, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Site of Echo Summit (approx. 6.3 miles away); Kirkwood's (approx. 7.6 miles away); Caples Lake Yank’s Station (approx. 8.4 miles away); John (Snowshoe) Thompson (approx. 8.4 miles away).
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Follow the first Eastbound journey of the Pony Express through California to Genoa, Nevada....To better understand the relationship, study each marker in the order shown.
Also see . . .
1. Gold Rush Chronicles – The Pony Express. (Submitted on July 12, 2006, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California.)
2. Bolivar Roberts. (Submitted on July 12, 2006, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California.)
3. Highway 50 Association. (Submitted on July 12, 2006, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California.)
4. Pony Express National Historic Trail. (Submitted on July 12, 2006, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California.)
Categories. • Roads & Vehicles • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on July 31, 2018. This page originally submitted on July 12, 2006, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 2,475 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 12, 2006, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California. 3. submitted on January 20, 2009. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.