Near Red Cliff in Eagle County, Colorado — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Construction of Camp Hale
10th Mountain Division
—U.S. Army —
Location. 39° 26.168′ N, 106° 19.32′ W. Marker is near Red Cliff, Colorado, in Eagle County. Marker is on Camp Hale 1 (U.S. 24) near Camp Hale Spur 1B, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. The site is approximately 8 miles South of Red Cliff, CO and 16 miles North of Leadville, CO on the East side of US 24. Marker is in this post office area: Red Cliff CO 81649, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Norwegian Memorial (approx. 5.2 miles away); Office of Stratigic Services (O.S.S.) NORSO (Rype Group) Special Force (approx. 5.2 miles away); 10th Mountain Division Memorial (approx. 5.2 miles away); Mount of the Holy Cross (approx. 8.4 miles away); Vail / Vail Pass Country (approx. 8.4 miles away); 10th Mountain Division (approx. 8.4 miles away); Matchless Mine (approx. 12.7 miles away); Healy House (approx. 12.8 miles away).
More about this marker. This marker is located in a set of 3 historical markers about Camp Hale.
Regarding Construction of Camp Hale. The markers are visible from US Highway 24 on the East side.
Categories. • War, World II •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 24, 2013, by Dan Peterson of Glen Allen, Virginia. This page has been viewed 696 times since then and 75 times this year. Last updated on October 9, 2013, by Dan Peterson of Glen Allen, Virginia. Photo 1. submitted on August 24, 2013, by Dan Peterson of Glen Allen, Virginia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.