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Sierraville in Sierra County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Henness – Zumwalt Pass

 
 
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1. Henness – Zumwalt Pass Marker
Inscription.
Opened in 1850 by Joseph Zumwalt
who brought the ritual of
E Clampus Vitus to California.
A significant route to Sierra
County gold camps and an important
team road to the Comstock Lode

 
Erected 1982 by E Clampus Vitus - TRASH.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus marker series.
 
Location. 39° 29.416′ N, 120° 24.77′ W. Marker is in Sierraville, California, in Sierra County. Marker can be reached from Henness Pass Road, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Sierraville CA 96126, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Webber Lake Hotel (here, next to this marker); Meadow Lake – Excelsior (approx. 7.4 miles away); Summit City / Meadow Lake (approx. 7.4 miles away); Welcome to Kyburz Flat (approx. 9.4 miles away); Crossing the Summit - Weather or Not (approx. 9.7 miles away); Snowshoe Thompson (approx. 11.1 miles away); Western America Skisport Museum (approx. 11.1 miles away); Soda Springs Store (approx. 11.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sierraville.
 
More about this marker.
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2. Henness – Zumwalt Pass Marker
The marker is to the left of the old hotel.
This marker is next to the old hotel, near the lake.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 15, 2013. This page has been viewed 275 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 15, 2013. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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