Near Smoot in Lincoln County, Wyoming — The American West (Mountains)
Lander Cut-oﬀ of the Oregon Trail
Erected 1939 by Historical Landmark Commission of Wyoming.
Location. 42° 30.369′ N, 110° 54.489′ W. Marker is near Smoot, Wyoming, in Lincoln County. Marker is on U.S. 89. Touch for map. The marker is located at the summit of Salt River Pass on U.S. Highway 89, south of Smoot, Wyoming. Marker is in this post office area: Smoot WY 83126, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 4 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Lander Cut-off (here, next to this marker); Periodic Spring (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Lander Cut-off of the Oregon Trail (approx. 5.2 miles away); Osmond (approx. 11.9 miles away).
More about this marker. This marker was previously located on U.S. Highway 89 at the intersection of Forest Dell Road (County Road 155), south of Smoot, WY and at the bottom of the Salt River Pass grade.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 11, 2015, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 196 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 11, 2015, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.