Fort rock oregon map. Today we focus on swan city the first town and county seat in saline county now one of many nebraska ghost. In the previous two decades only a handful of fur traders and missionaries had made the journey. Named by archaeologist luther cressman who first found examples in oregons fort rock cave fort rock sandals are the oldest directly dated footwear in the world. Built near the end of the american civil war it was named for a slain civil war general and former washington territory governor isaac stevens.
Fort clatsop was the encampment of the lewis and clark expedition in the oregon country near the mouth of the columbia river during the winter of 1805 1806. Click on a landmark on the map above or a name below for a photo. Click on the city for more details on the area. East fort rock ohv area getting there from bend follow hwy 20 east about 20 miles.
Fort stevens was an american military installation that guarded the mouth of the columbia river in the state of oregon. Oregon trail in us. Our historical markers across nebraska highlight fascinating moments and places in our states past. Turn at 2nd right after horse ridge summit.
History an overland trail between independence missouri and oregon city near present day portland oregon in the willamette river valley. Click on a number to visit the historical site. Old oregon territory 184b washington missouri montana yell wstone s wyoming river fort pierre bluff rock north dakota minnesota fort ancouver. Fort rock sandals are a distinctive type of ancient fiber footwear found in southeast oregon and northern nevada.