Near La Porte in Plumas County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Lexington Ski Hill
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Location. 39° 40.719′ N, 121° 0.587′ W. Marker is near La Touch for map. Follow Lexington Hill Road until the pavement ends, then turn left on an unnamed dirt road. Continue about one half mile, making the first left-hand turn and proceed to the top of the hill. The marker is located on the tower. Marker is in this post office area: Strawberry Valley CA 95981, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. La Porte (approx. 1.2 miles away); Lotta Crabtree (approx. 1.2 miles away); Emigrant Trail (approx. 1.3 miles away); The Union Hotel (approx. 1.4 miles away); Rabbit Creek House (approx. 1.4 miles away); John Conly & Co. Bankers (approx. 1.4 miles away); Cleve O’Rourke Memorial Stampmill (approx. 1.4 miles away); Frank D. Everts (approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in La Porte.
Also see . . . "Dope Is King" "Long Live Longboards" - Plumas Ski Club. For the next twelve years races were held between various camps such as Onion Valley, Saw Pit, La Porte, Howland Flat, Port Wine and Gibsonville. In late 1866, the Alturas Snowshoe Club was formed at La Porte to reinvigorate and to bring about a modicum of respectability to the sport. In February, 1867, they held their first formal race and It wasn't until ten years later (Submitted on June 12, 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 June 12, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 319 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 12, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.