Near San Juan Bautista in San Benito County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Fremont Peak Memorial
Erected 1925 by Native Daughters of the Golden West, San Juan Bautista Parlor No. 179 & Copa de Oro Parlor No. 105 and Native Sons of the Golden West, Fremont Parlor No. 44.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West marker series.
Location. 36° 45.43′ N, 121° 30.235′ W. Marker is near San Juan Bautista, California, in San Benito County. Touch for map. This marker is in Fremont Peak State Park at the summit of Fremont Peak. Access is by trail only. Marker is in this post office area: San Juan Bautista CA 95045, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. John Charles Fremont (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fremont Peak (about 700 feet away); Natividad (approx. 5.4 miles away); Battle of Natividad (approx. 5.6 miles away); San Juan Pacific Railway (approx. 5.9 miles away); Vineyard School (approx. 5.9 miles away); Anza House (approx. 6.2 miles away); Native Daughters Adobe (approx. 6.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Juan Bautista.
Also see . . . Fremont Peak - summitpost.org. Previously named Gabilan Peak, the peak is now named Fremont Peak after John C. Fremont, an American military officer and later one of California's first U.S. Senators. (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 414 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on January 19, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.