BRANCH: The Wet Route
DESIGNATION: Gartung Rut
LOCATION: From the Site C-8 marker, continue south .5 mile to a farmstead. Southeast of this point 170 yards is the marker.
GPS AT MARKER: N37 55.169 -- W99 23.141
TOPOGRAPHICAL EVIDENCE: None
PHYSICAL EVIDENCE: A single rut runs southwest from the marker.
USGS AERIAL PHOTO: Gartung Rut
MODERN DAY MAP: Santa Fe Trail Map Edwards County, Kansas
TOPOGRAPHIC MAP: Topographic Map
HISTORIC DESCRIPTION: None
COMMENTS: The rut marked at this location is 528 yards east of the Santa Fe Trail as indicated on the original township survey map.
LEGAL DESCRIPTION: SW 1/4, Section 35, T-24-S, R-19-W, Edwards County, Kansas.
Township 24 South of Range 19 West, Edwards County, Kansas
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