Near Douglas in Converse County, Wyoming — The American West (Mountains)
Junction of the Oregon Trail
marks the junction
of the Oregon Trail
and road to Old Ft.
miles north of this
July 10, 1867. Abandoned
May 25, 1882.
Erected 1915 by State of Wyoming and Citizens of Converse County.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Oregon Trail marker series.
Location. 42° 43.32′ N, 105° 29.142′ W. Marker is near Douglas, Wyoming, in Converse County. Marker is on Cold Springs Road (State Highway 91) near Bedtick Road (County Route 8), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 672 Cold Springs Road, Douglas WY 82633, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bill Hooker (approx. 3.1 miles away); The Oregon Trail (approx. 3.1 miles away); John Hunton (approx. 5½ miles away); Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (CB&Q) 4-8-4 Steam Locomotive #5633 (approx. 5.6 miles away); Douglas Union Pacific Railroad (UP) Double Deck Stock Car (approx. 5.6 miles away); Fairmont Motor Car (approx. 5.6 miles away); Douglas Railroad Interpretive Center (approx. 5.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Douglas.
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