Marina in Monterey County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Former Firing Range Becomes a State Park
Fort Ord Dunes State Park
Erected by California State Parks.
Location. 36° 39.623′ N, 121° 49.29′ W. Marker is in Marina, California, in Monterey County. Marker can be reached from 8th Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Marina CA 93933, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Training to Defend America (a few steps from this marker); Welcome to Fort Ord Dunes State Park! (a few steps from this marker); Stilwell Hall: A Fond Memory (within shouting distance of this marker); A Coastal Attack the Army Couldn’t Stop (within shouting distance of this marker); Portola-Crespi Monument (approx. 4.1 miles away); Depots (approx. 5.1 miles away); Fish Hoppers (approx. 5.3 miles away); Silver Harvest (approx. 5.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Marina.
More about this marker. The marker is located in Fort Ord Dunes State Park near the old Stilwell Hall parking lot.
Also see . . . Fort Ord Dunes State Park. The California Department of Parks and Recreation's page for Fort Ord Dunes. (Submitted on September 30, 2013.)
Categories. • Military •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 29, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 451 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on September 29, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. 4, 5. submitted on September 30, 2013. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.