Near Alcova in Natrona County, Wyoming — The American West (Mountains)
Erected 1933 by Utah Pioneer Trails and Landmarks Association and Citizens of Wyoming. (Marker Number 28.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Disasters • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Mormon Pioneer Trail, and the Utah Pioneer Trails and Landmarks Association series lists. A significant historical date for this entry is November 12, 1856.
Location. 42° 26.322′ N, 107° 15.576′ Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Alcova WY 82620, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pronghorns and Sagebrush (approx. 1.1 miles away); The Pioneer Women (approx. 2.1 miles away); The Oregon Trail (approx. 2.1 miles away); Tom Sun Ranch (approx. 2.1 miles away); a different marker also named Martin's Cove (approx. 2.1 miles away); Sun Ranch (approx. 2.1 miles away); Devil's Gate (approx. 2.2 miles away); A Tribute to Hardship (approx. 2.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Alcova.
More about this marker. This marker is located approximately 2 mile west of Mormon Handcart Historic Site on Oregon Trail Road.
Credits. This page was last revised on September 21, 2020. It was originally submitted on June 28, 2016, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 609 times since then and 100 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 28, 2016, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.