Category: Oregon Pacific Highway

The history of the Pacific Highway No. 1 and the original mileposts that exist in Oregon.

Exploring history online with interactive maps

Looking to travel throughout southern Oregon or elsewhere and interested in historical markers of the area? Do it online via many websites that now contain interactive maps one can click on to discover a marker nearby.

Oregon Pacific Highway 1913-1926

I love history. I have recently became fascinated with the historic basalt mileposts in Portland, OR┬áthat dot Base Line Road (now known as Stark Street) and other original roads leading north, south and possible west of Portland, OR. I took a trip to Portland…