Casper in Natrona County, Wyoming — The American West (Mountains)
Erected 1988 by Natrona County Historical Society.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Oregon Trail marker series.
Location. 42° 50.258′ N, 106° 22.301′ W. Marker is in Casper, Wyoming, in Natrona County. Marker can be reached from Fort Caspar Road near Southwest Wyoming Boulevard (Wyoming Highway 258), on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4001 Fort Caspar Road, Casper WY 82604, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Site of Old Platte Bridge (here, next to this marker); The Upper Crossing (a few steps from this marker); The Road to Zion (a few steps from this marker); The Mormon Ferry (a few steps from this marker); Reconstructed Fort Caspar (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Battle at Platte Bridge (about 300 feet away); The Battle of Red Buttes (about 400 feet away); Robert Stuart Cabin Site (about 500 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Casper.
More about this marker. This marker is located next to the reconstruction of Platte Bridge.
Categories. • Bridges & Viaducts •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 197 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.