79C435 - Osoyoos, BC
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA
N 49° 01.267 W 119° 22.029
11U E 326941 N 5432502
Quick Description: Not far east of Osoyoos Highway 3 begins the long descent into the Okanagan Valley.
Location: British Columbia, Canada
Date Posted: 8/27/2021 2:56:55 PM
Waymark Code: WM14VHG
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member South Surrey Scavengers
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Long Description:
It is here that one will encounter the first of several switchbacks required to get down to the Okanagan Valley from high atop Anarchist Mountain. 30 metres or so north of this switchback are several boulders, one of which bears 79C435. The coordinates given here should lead the intrepid Benchmark Hunter to the correct boulder, possibly assisted by the accompanying photos.
Name	Province 		NTS map sheet	Unique Number
79C435	British Columbia	082E03		79C435
Osoyoos
Large boulder along highway no. 3 at northern limit of a switchback, opposite point on road 44 m west of centre line of approach to a runaway lane, 20.8 km east of intersection with highway no. 97, tablet in south face of rock, 32 m north of centre line of roadway, 3.5 m above road level.
From NRCAN
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Unique Designation: 79C435

Marker Type: Benchmark Disk

Condition: Good

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