Near Blairsden-Graeagle in Plumas County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Longboard Ski Races
Erected 1997 by E Clampus Vitus, Las Plumas del Oro Chapter No. 8 & Plumas Ski Club.
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus marker series.
Location. 39° 45.977′ N, 120° 41.999′ W. Marker is near Blairsden-Graeagle, California, in Plumas County. Marker can be reached from Johnsville - Eureka Lake Road. Touch for map
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Johnsville Firehouse ( approx. half a mile away); Winter in the Sierra ( approx. 0.6 miles away); Tharís Gold in Them Hills! ( approx. 0.6 miles away); Pioneer Ski Area of America ( approx. 0.7 miles away); Emigrant Trail ( approx. 0.7 miles away); Mohawk Hotel and Tavern (was approx. 3.6 miles away but has been reported missing. ); Jamison City, Eureka Mine and Mill, Johnstown ( approx. 3.8 miles away); a different marker also named Jamison City ( approx. 4.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Blairsden-Graeagle.
Also see . . .
1. Historic Longboard Revial Series - YouTube. Video clip. These guys must be crazy. (Submitted on June 20, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.)
2. Longboard Races Commemorate California's Daredevil Gold Miners - GoNomad. Picture racing down a slope at over 80 miles per hour (Submitted on June 20, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.)
Categories. • Sports •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 20, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 435 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on June 20, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.