GGNRA-Marin Headlands: BAKER 2
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member begneiss
N 37° 50.241 W 122° 29.426
10S E 544837 N 4187891
Quick Description: USCGS, TRIANGULATION STATION, BAKER 2, 1953
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 6/12/2008 5:35:12 PM
Waymark Code: WM3ZNG
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Shorelander
Views: 12

Long Description:
Found along with RMs NO.5 and NO.6; RMs are nearby an so included with this description. GGNRA stands for Golden Gate National Recreation Area, which is managed by the National Park Service. For more info: (visit link)

**Weird that my GPSr signal strength was very weak at the station mark (good number of sats, but weak signal), but strong as usual away from the mark. Don't know what to make of that...
Condition: Mark found in good condition

Designation: BAKER 2

Benchmark Agency: U.S. Coast & Geodetic Survey

Monumentation type: TRIANGULATION STATION disk

County: Marin County

USGS 7.5' Topographic Quadrangle Name: San Francisco North

Find type: Coordinates and/or to-reach information from the NGS database (or Geocaching's copy of it) were used

Web address of this benchmark's datasheet (optional): [Web Link]

NGS PID: HT3023

Benchmark Agency (if other): Not listed

Monumentation type (if other): Not listed

Special category (optional): Not listed

Special Category (if other): Not listed

Local database's URL (optional): Not listed

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  1. A closeup photo of the mark taken by you is required.
  2. A 'distant' photo including the mark in the view is highly recommended. Include the compass direction you faced when you took the picture.
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