This quest involves crossing the 45th Parallel in each of the 12 US states it passes through.
What Qualifies (?)
Simply crossing the 45th Parallel within a state, or at its state boundary, counts as completing the objective. Only states with a land or bridge crossing are included (eg, Ohio and Pennsylvania do not).
List of Objectives
- New Hampshire
- New York
- South Dakota
Milestones or Smaller Quests
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- R Scott Jones
- Tom Thrash
Tips and Resources
- Here’s a handy map of the various signs and memorials to the 45th Parallel, and here is a photo guide of each marker, courtesy of the Minnesota Museum of the Mississippi’s exhibit on the 45th Parallel.
- The originator of this quest was Tom Thrash
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