Register Rock

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Register Rock
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Register Rock is located in Idaho
Register Rock
Register Rock is located in the US
Register Rock
Location West of American Falls on U.S. Route 30
Nearest city American Falls, Idaho
Coordinates 42°39′10″N 113°0′58″W / 42.65278°N 113.01611°W / 42.65278; -113.01611Coordinates: 42°39′10″N 113°0′58″W / 42.65278°N 113.01611°W / 42.65278; -113.01611
Area less than one acre
NRHP reference # 78001097[1]
Added to NRHP July 24, 1978

Register Rock, near American Falls, Idaho, is a historic site where many Oregon Trail emigrants carved their names on a rock. The rock is located in what is now Massacre Rocks State Park and is now protected by a shelter.[2]

It is located west of American Falls on U.S. Route 30. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1978.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
  2. ^ "Idaho Adventures in Living: Massacre Rocks State Park".