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Moose in Teton County, Wyoming — The American West (Mountains)
 

Making it Last

Menorís Ferry Smokehouse

 
 
Making it Last Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 27, 2015
1. Making it Last Marker
Inscription.
Bill Menor cured game and livestock in this smokehouse to keep the meat from spoiling. Before smoking, he salted the meat to preserve it.
 
Erected by National Park Service.
 
Location. 43° 39.564′ N, 110° 42.72′ W. Marker is in Moose, Wyoming, in Teton County. Marker can be reached from Menors Ferry Road. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Moose WY 83012, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Staying Cool (a few steps from this marker); Water Filter (within shouting distance of this marker); “Mean and Menor” (within shouting distance of this marker); Menorís Ferry (within shouting distance of this marker); A National Park Takes Root (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Maud Noble Cabin (about 600 feet away); Walk Back in Time (about 600 feet away); A Spiritual Heart in the Park (about 800 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Moose.
 
More about this marker. Marker is located in Grand Teton National Park, in the Menorís Ferry Historic District.
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
Making it Last Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 27, 2015
2. Making it Last Marker
Marker in the Menorís Ferry Historic District image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 27, 2015
3. Marker in the Menorís Ferry Historic District
Bill Menor hunted deer and elk, and raised farm animals for meat. He preserved meat by suspending it over a slow, smoky fire inside this windowless smokehouse.
Menorís Ferry Smokehouse image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 27, 2015
4. Menorís Ferry Smokehouse
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 127 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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