To the HeadwatersSettlers came to the Gallatin Valley on the heels of the first Montana gold strike at Grasshopper Creek near Bannack, Montana, in 1862. As Meriwether Lewis had predicted, farmers found the valley well suited for agriculture. They planted crops and raised stock to supply the rapidly growing town.
|Placed By||Montana Department of Transportation (MDT) & Qwest|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Friday, October 24th, 2014 at 6:37am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||12T E 494992 N 5062081|
|Decimal Degrees||45.71226667, -111.06433333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 45° 42.736', W 111° 3.86'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||45° 42' 44.16" N, 111° 3' 51.60" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 20278 N 19th Ave, Bozeman MT 59715, US|
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