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#6:  Fremont's Camp

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Location:

0.7 mi N of old Alturas Hwy (Co Rd 114) and Hwy 139 jct, 12 mi SE of Tule Lake

~41.854829,-121.314670

 

 

Plaque:

No plaque

Notes:

The location in the picture seems about right.


From the Guidebook:

John C. Fremont's expedition from Fort Sutter to Upper Klamath Lake, which included Kit Carson and other scouts, camped here May 1-4, 1846. They were the first non-Indians ever to pass this way.



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