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Keizer, Oregon: 45th Parallel Marker

Experience the mild thrill of standing with one foot in the north half of the Northern Hemisphere and the other foot in the south half.

River Rd N., Keizer, OR
Downtown, on the northbound side of River Rd N. at its intersection with Sandy Drive N. the monument straddles the property line between a Carl's Jr. and a Willamette Valley Bank. Under a tree.
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45th Parallel sign.

45th Parallel Marker

Located in the parking lot of Willamette Valley Bank, a marker has been placed at the halfway point between the Equator and the North Pole.

[Crisa, 03/10/2016]

July 2017: Photo added.

Nearby Offbeat Places

Freedom Isn't Free MemorialFreedom Isn't Free Memorial, Salem, OR - 4 mi.
Park With One TreePark With One Tree, Salem, OR - 4 mi.
Golden Lumberjack - Superhero of OregonGolden Lumberjack - Superhero of Oregon, Salem, OR - 4 mi.
In the region:
Foam Volcano Home, Albany, OR - 25 mi.

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