Near Soda Springs in Placer County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Overland Emigrant Trail
Erected 1976 by California Department of Parks and Recreation and Placer County Historical Society. (Marker Number 799-2.)
Location. 39° 18.366′ N, 120° 31.064′ W. Marker is near Soda Springs, California, in Placer County. Marker is on Hampshire Rocks Road, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is located in front of the Big Bend Visitor Center. Marker is at or near this postal address: 49685 Hampshire Rocks Road, Soda Springs CA 95728, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Stephens-Townsend-Murphy Party (here, next to this marker); Rainbow Lodge (approx. half a mile away); Truckee Trail - Through Boulder Field (approx. 5.7 miles away); Summit City / Meadow Lake (approx. 7.2 miles away); Meadow Lake – Excelsior (approx. 7.2 miles Emigrant Gap (approx. 8.3 miles away); Norden Station (approx. 8.8 miles away); Summit Valley (approx. 9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Soda Springs.
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 29, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 29, 2016, by Alvis Hendley of San Francisco, California. This page has been viewed 104 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 29, 2016, by Alvis Hendley of San Francisco, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.