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Buffalo in Johnson County, Wyoming — The American West (Mountains)
 

Loaf Mountain Overlook

 
 
Loaf Mountain Overlook Marker image. Click for full size.
By Connor Olson, July 15, 2019
1. Loaf Mountain Overlook Marker
Inscription.  Since 1932 the area before you has been managed by the Forest Service as the Cloud Peak Primitive Area. In the Wyoming Wilderness Act of 1984, Congress established the Cloud Peak Wilderness.

The mountain peaks before you are within the 189,039 acre Cloud Peak Wilderness. Those venture into the wilderness by foot or on horseback find outstanding opportunity for solitude, or nature processes are preserved.

A wilderness...

“ Is hereby recognized as an area where the earth and its community of life are on tram mold by man, or man himself as a visitor who doesn’t remain.”

The Wilderness Act of 1964
 
Erected by USDA Forest Service.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Horticulture & Forestry.
 
Location. 44° 14.965′ N, 106° 56.484′ W. Marker is in Buffalo, Wyoming, in Johnson County. Marker can be reached from U.S. 16 (U.S. 16). Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Buffalo WY 82834, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 2 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Veteran's Home of Wyoming War Memorials

Loaf Mountain Overlook Marker image. Click for full size.
By Connor Olson, July 15, 2019
2. Loaf Mountain Overlook Marker
The peaks shown on the marker
(approx. 11.6 miles away); Fort McKinney (approx. 11.6 miles away).
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 21, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 20, 2020, by Connor Olson of Lemmon, South Dakota. This page has been viewed 43 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 20, 2020, by Connor Olson of Lemmon, South Dakota. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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