Near San Juan Bautista in San Benito County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Elevation 3169 feet
Location. 36° 45.547′ N, 121° 30.212′ W. Marker is near San Juan Bautista, California, in San Benito County. Marker is on San Juan Canyon Road (County Route G1). Touch for map. This marker is located in Fremont Peak State Park in the upper parking
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. John Charles Fremont (a few steps from this marker); Fremont Peak Memorial (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Natividad (approx. 5˝ miles away); Battle of Natividad (approx. 5.6 miles away); San Juan Pacific Railway (approx. 5.8 miles away); Vineyard School (approx. 5.9 miles away); Anza House (approx. 6.1 miles away); Native Daughters Adobe (approx. 6.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Juan Bautista.
Also see . . . Fremont Peak State Park. Before Frémont’s name was attached to the mountain, it was known as Gabilan Peak from the Spanish word for hawk. (Submitted on January 19, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 19, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 289 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on January 19, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. 2. submitted on January 28, 2013. 3. submitted on January 19, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.