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Near Butte Meadows in Tehama County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Lassen Trail - Mill Creek Overlook

 
 
Lassen Trail - Mill Creek Overlook Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, August 18, 2015
1. Lassen Trail - Mill Creek Overlook Marker
Inscription.
"The view below and before us truly grand - - the lofty mountains the stupendous rocks with the deep but magnificent vale below ... renders this one of the finest and most picturesque views I ever beheld" - Henry Austin, Oct 21 1849
Guidebook available
Trails West Inc., P.O. Box 12045, Reno, NV 89510

 
Erected 1998 by Trails West Inc. (Marker Number L-53.)
 
Location. 40° 12.432′ N, 121° 36.564′ W. Marker is near Butte Meadows, California, in Tehama County. Marker is on Forest Service Road 27N08 (Lassen Trail) near Highway 32 (California Route 32), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Forest Ranch CA 95942, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Lassen Trail - The Last Summit (approx. 1.5 miles away); Lassen Trail - The Narrows (approx. 3.8 miles away); Bruff's Camp (approx. 4.6 miles away); Lassen Trail - Bruff's Camp (approx. 4.6 miles away); Lassen Trail - Unrecognizable Emigrants (approx. 7.2 miles away); History of the Lassen Trail
Lassen Trail - Mill Creek Overlook Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, August 18, 2015
2. Lassen Trail - Mill Creek Overlook Marker
(approx. 7.2 miles away); Welcome to the Ishi Wilderness (approx. 7.2 miles away); Katie Thompson – Mattie Thompson – Josie Campbell (approx. 9.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Butte Meadows.
 
More about this marker. There are no signs identifying Forest Service Road 27N08 or Lassen Trail. This marker is approximately 17 miles from the intersection of Highway 32 and FS 27N08.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 26, 2015, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 108 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 26, 2015, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.
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