Fort Bridger in Uinta County, Wyoming — The American West (Mountains)
Famous mountain man,
trader and scout
Donated by the Fort Bridger
Artist David A. Clark
Erected 2008 by Fort Bridger Historical Association.
Location. 41° 19.101′ N, 110° 23.328′ W. Marker is in Fort Bridger, Wyoming, in Uinta County. Marker is on Business Route I-80, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. At the entrance to Ft. Bridger State Historic Site, Ft. Bridger, WY. Marker is at or near this postal address: Business Loop I-80 37,000, Fort Bridger WY 82933, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fort Bridger (here, next to this marker); Old Fort Bridger (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Fort Bridger (within shouting distance of this marker); The Post Trader's Store (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Post Trader (about 300 feet away); Ice House, Warehouse and Mess Hall (about 300 feet away); School House, Milk House & Wash House (about 300 feet away); The First School House in Wyoming (about 300 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Fort Bridger.
Regarding Jim Bridger.
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. Another Jim Bridger marker.
Also see . . . To the artist David Alan Clark's web page. (Submitted on November 18, 2008, by Mary Johnston-Clark of Lander, Wyoming.)
Additional keywords. Oregon Trail, Mormons, Rendezvous, Fur Trade, State Historic Site
Categories. • Exploration • Forts, Castles • Heroes • Landmarks • Notable Persons • Notable Places • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mary Johnston-Clark of Lander, Wyoming. This page has been viewed 3,225 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Mary Johnston-Clark of Lander, Wyoming. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.