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Carlisle in Robertson County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
 

Buffalo Trace

 
 
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By Dave Knoch, November 15, 2015
1. Buffalo Trace Marker
Inscription. Long before the Pioneer came to Kentucky, herds of buffalo roamed this region.
A wide path, known as a Buffalo Trace, was made by the buffalo and later used by Indians and Pioneers. This Trace extended from the Ohio River to the salt springs at Blue Licks.
 
Location. 38° 25.907′ N, 83° 59.581′ W. Marker is in Carlisle, Kentucky, in Robertson County. Marker can be reached from U.S. 68. Touch for map. Located on the southern edge of the Blue Licks Battleground State Park Pioneer Museum parking lot between the museum and the nature center. Marker is in this post office area: Carlisle KY 40311, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 15 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Great Indian Warrior Trading Path (within shouting distance of this marker); Blue Licks Battlefield (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Iwo Jima Hero (approx. 9.1 miles away); Private Ambers Sapp (approx. 9.1 miles away); Morgan's Last Raid (approx. 10.9 miles away); Charles Young Birthplace (approx. 11.3 miles away); Joe Creason (approx. 14.3 miles away); Sherburne Bridge (approx. 14.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Carlisle.
 
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Buffalo Trace image. Click for full size.
By Dave Knoch, November 15, 2015
2. Buffalo Trace
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 17, 2015, by Dave Knoch of Scott County, Kentucky. This page has been viewed 144 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 17, 2015, by Dave Knoch of Scott County, Kentucky. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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