Rocky Mountain National Park in Larimer County, Colorado — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Milner Pass elev. 10,759 ft.
Cache La Poudre Creek
drains into the Platte River
which flows to the Missouri,
then to the Mississippi, thus
reaching the Gulf of Mexico.
(part of the Atlantic Ocean)
Beaver Creek drains into
the Colorado RIver, which then
flows through Grand Canyon
National Park and on to the
Gulf of California. (A part
of the Pacific Ocean)
Erected by National Park Service.
Location. 40° 25.208′ N, 105° 48.696′ W. Marker is in Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado, in Larimer County. Marker is on Trail Ridge Road (U.S. 34) 17.1 miles north of Western Road (County Road 49), on the right when traveling north. Located at the Milner Pass pullout. This is a seasonal park road and closed in winter. Call recorded line 970-586-1222 for status. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1043 Trail Ridge Road, Estes Park CO 80517, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Gore Range (approx. 2.4 miles away); Old Fall River Road (approx. 3.4 miles away); People of Kawuneeche Valley (approx. 4 miles away); Grand Lake Lodge (approx. 11.3 miles away); Rapids Lodge Historic Site (approx. 11.6 miles away); Public Square (approx. 11.7 miles away); The Bay Window Cottage (approx. 11.7 miles away); Smith Eslick Cottage Camp (approx. 11.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rocky Mountain National Park.
Also see . . . Wikipedia article on Milner Pass. (Submitted on September 27, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 27, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 326 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on September 27, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.