Near Boise in Ada County, Idaho — The American West (Mountains)
Capt Bonneville therefore named the stream Riviere Boise - also indirectly the mountains and city
Erected 1927 by Kiwanis Club of Boise.
Location. 43° 29.511′ N, 116° 2.435′ W. Marker is near Boise, Idaho, in Ada County. Marker can be reached from S. Upper Blacks Creek Road 1.3 miles north of E. Blacks Creek Road. Touch for map. Marker is located at the Bonneville Point interpretive site along the route of the Oregon Trail at the end of S. Upper Blacks Creek Road. Marker is in this post office area: Boise ID 83716, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Captain Bonneville (here, next to this marker); The Fur Trade and the Tide of Emigration (a few steps from this marker); The Shoshone and Northern Paiute (a few steps from this marker); The Hunt Expedition (a few steps from this marker); Basque Country Oregon Trail (approx. 3½ miles away); Diversion Dam (approx. 4.2 miles away); a different marker also named The Oregon Trail (approx. 5 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Boise.
More about this marker. Two tablets at the foot of the monument state,
Kiwanis Club of Boise
Dedicated Nov 4, 1927
Restored and Rededicated
June 19, 1956
Boise Kiwanis Club
May 24, 2000
Categories. • Exploration •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 17, 2014, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 475 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on February 17, 2014, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.