NO. 304 VALLECITO STAGE DEPOT (STATION) - A reconstruction (1934) of Vallecito Stage Station built in 1852 at the edge of the Great Colorado Desert. It was an important stop on the first official transcontinental route, serving the San Diego-San Antonio ('Jackass') mail line (1857-1859), the Butterfield Overland Stage Line, and the southern emigrant caravans.
County Road S2 Milepost 34.7, 3.7 Miles Northwest of Agua Caliente Springs
A second plaque is located at the intersection of Hwy 78 and the S2 (The Great Southern Overland Stage Route). It is just 1.15 miles from #793 San Felipe.