Posted on: September 19th, 2011 in Historical Marker Details |
Subject: Durkee was a favorite emigrant campground and later a relay and stage station.
HISTORICAL OREGON TRAIL
This spot was famous in early days as Express Ranch an important relay station on the Umatilla-Boise Basin Stage and Freight Route. It was also a favorite camping place for emigrants and teamsters
Hwy/milepost: Old 30 MP 327