Dale, Oregon: 45th Parallel Marker

Halfway between the equator and the north pole. A sign makes it official.

Address:
US Hwy 395, Dale, OR
Directions:
On US 395 between mileposts 62 and 63.
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45th Parallel sign.

45th Parallel Marker

Temperatures were just below 40 degrees and a light drizzle was going on. I stumbled onto this 45th Parallel Marker while riding the West Coast Highway 395. I'm thinking it was just north of Dale next to the Middle Fork River.

[Trudy, 06/18/2007]

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