Mountain Meadows, Utah

Mountain Meadows, Utah

Mountain Meadows is an area in present-day Washington County Utah. It was a place of rest and grazing used by migrants on the Old Spanish Trail on their way overland to California.

On September 11, 1857, the Mountain Meadows massacre happened here.

Coordinates: 37°28′31″N 113°38′34″W / 37.4754°N 113.6429°W / 37.4754; -113.6429

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