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Near Weed in Siskiyou County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Yreka Trail - Sheep Rock Springs

 
 
Yreka Trail - Sheep Rock Springs Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alvis Hendley, October 10, 2016
1. Yreka Trail - Sheep Rock Springs Marker
Inscription. "Made a drive of 20 miles and campt by what are called Sheep Rock Springs, at the head of Shasta River Valley and about 30 miles from our destination, Yreka City." - James S, Cowden, Oct 10, 1853
 
Erected 2008 by Trails West Inc. (Marker Number Y-14.)
 
Location. 41° 34.716′ N, 122° 14.62′ W. Marker is near Weed, California, in Siskiyou County. Marker is on Pilar Road, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is located where the name of the road changes from Pilar Road to Perla Drive. Marker is in this post office area: Weed CA 96094, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Emigrant Trail (approx. 2.2 miles away); Yreka Trail - Sheep Rock (approx. 2.3 miles away); Mount Shasta (approx. 3.4 miles away); Yreka Trail – A Splendid Cite (approx. 3 miles away); Yreka Trail - The Snelling Ranch (approx. 5.3 miles away); Dwinnell Dam (approx. 7.1 miles away); Yreka Historic Trail (approx. 10.9 miles away); Tailholt (approx. 12.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Weed.
 
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Yreka Trail - Sheep Rock Springs Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alvis Hendley, October 10, 2016
2. Yreka Trail - Sheep Rock Springs Marker
Mount Shasta image. Click for full size.
By Alvis Hendley, October 10, 2016
3. Mount Shasta
View of Mount Shasta and Perla Road from Sheep Rock Springs marker.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 4, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 22, 2016, by Alvis Hendley of San Francisco, California. This page has been viewed 126 times since then and 59 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 22, 2016, by Alvis Hendley of San Francisco, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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