West Yellowstone in Gallatin County, Montana — The American West (Mountains)
Oregon Shortline Terminus
West Yellowstone Historic District
Listed in the National Register Of Historic Places by the United States Department of Interior, in cooperation with the Montana Historical Society. (Marker Number 4.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Architecture • Industry & Commerce • Parks & Recreational Areas • Railroads & Streetcars. In addition, it is included in the Montana National Register Sign Program series list.
Location. 44° 39.512′ N, 111° 6.036′ W. Marker is in West Yellowstone, Montana, in Gallatin County. Marker is at the intersection of Yellowstone Avenue and Canyon Street, on the left when traveling west on Yellowstone Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 104 Yellowstone Ave, West Yellowstone MT 59758, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Snowed In! (within shouting distance of this marker); Union Pacific Identification Pylon (approx. 0.2 miles away); Oregon Short Line 1903 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Madison RiverLand of Lodgepoles (approx. 3.3 miles away in Wyoming); Southern Gallatin County (approx. 8 miles away); Hebgen Lake and Quake Lake (approx. 10.4 miles away); Geologists' Dream (approx. 10.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in West Yellowstone.
More about this marker. Marker is located in front of the 1909 Union Pacific Railroad Depot which is now the Yellowstone Historic Center Museum, open mid-May to mid-October. A free Historic Tour Map of West Yellowstone is available at many locations around town, and online.
Also see . . . Yellowstone Historic Center. (Submitted on September 16, 2018.)
Credits. This page was last revised on October 14, 2020. It was originally submitted on September 16, 2018, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. This page has been viewed 179 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 16, 2018, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.