Near La Barge in Lincoln County, Wyoming — The American West (Mountains)
Seeds-Kee-Dee-Agie, Spanish River, Rio Verde, Green River
Erected 1964 by Sublette County Historical Society; Lincoln County Board of Commissioners; U.S. Bureau of Land Management; U.S. Bureau of Reclamation.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Exploration • Native Americans • Settlements & Settlers • Waterways & Vessels. In addition, it is included in the California Trail series list. A significant historical date for this entry is March 19, 1824.
Location. 42° 7.047′ N, 110° 10.177′ W. Marker is near La Barge, Wyoming, in Lincoln County. Marker is on U.S. 189, 12.8 miles north of State Highway 372, on the right when traveling north. It is also 10.2 miles south of the junction with Wyoming Highway 235 in the town of La Barge. It sits on the east side of the highway, between the highway and the Fontenelle Resevoir. There is a large turnout and plenty of parking at the marker. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: La Barge WY 83123, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 3 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Jim Bridger (approx. 4.2 miles away); Names Hill (approx. 4.2 miles away); Names Hill State Historic Site (approx. 4.2 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on October 6, 2010, by Bryan R. Bauer of Kearns, Ut 84118. This page has been viewed 1,245 times since then and 119 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 6, 2010, by Bryan R. Bauer of Kearns, Ut 84118. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.