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Historical Marker

Historical Marker

Daniel Boone 1st visited Ky. on hunting trip in 1767-68. Hunted Clinch River before coming to Russell Fork of the Big Sandy River. Followed rim of Breaks Canyon through present-day Elkhorn City. He tracked 50 miles along buffalo trace to a salt lick at modern David, Ky. Wintered there before following same route home.

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Kentucky Historical Markers

Related locations

KY, Pike Co, Elkhorn City

Related people

Col. Daniel Boone

Posted By: Ray Gurganus

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Updated: 7-27-2020