Show/HideSearch Criteria: All Waymarks Within 100 km of N 42° 14.012 W 105° 01.338 [show search options]
Additional Settings: all dates
Show/HideCategories [hide category]
Wyoming Historical Markers
 allows ratings
Description:
Roadside historic markers are our windows to the past. They educate us, they make us curious to investigate, or they provide a nice excuse to take a break and stretch our legs while we read what happened here. This category is for those markers found in the state of Wyoming.
Show/HideWaymarks [hide waymarks]

sorted by:

 
Total Records: 97 Page: 1 of 4 prev<<<[1234]>>>next
Image for Laramie Peak - Dwyer Junction, WYview gallery

here0 km

Log it!

Wyoming Historical MarkersLaramie Peak - Dwyer Junction, WY

in Wyoming Historical Markers

A Wyoming Historical Marker stands at the scenic overlook at the Dwyer Junction Rest Area, well north of Wheatland, providing some background about the area and Laramie Peak, which you can't miss as you look west.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Wyoming

date approved: 6/19/2020

last visited: never

Image for Open Spaces Sustained by Agriculture - Dwyer Junction, WYview gallery

EE0.2 km

Log it!

Wyoming Historical MarkersOpen Spaces Sustained by Agriculture - Dwyer Junction, WY

in Wyoming Historical Markers

A Wyoming's Agriculture marker stands along the sidewalk leading to the scenic overlook at the Dwyer Junction Rest Area, well north of Wheatland, providing some background about the agriculture that sustains this area.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Wyoming

date approved: 6/19/2020

last visited: 9/29/2021

Image for Wildland Diversity - Dwyer Junction, WYview gallery

EE0.2 km

Log it!

Wyoming Historical MarkersWildland Diversity - Dwyer Junction, WY

in Wyoming Historical Markers

A Wyoming's Wildlife marker stands along the sidewalk at the edge of the Dwyer Junction Rest Area, well north of Wheatland, noting that, yes, believe it or not, there is a diversity of wildlife to be found in the mountains in the area.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Wyoming

date approved: 6/5/2020

last visited: 9/29/2021

Image for Wildland Diversity - Dwyer Junction, WYview gallery

EE0.2 km

Log it!

Wyoming Historical MarkersWildland Diversity - Dwyer Junction, WY

in Wyoming Historical Markers

A Wyoming's Wildlife marker stands along the sidewalk in front of the Dwyer Junction Rest Area, well north of Wheatland, noting that, yes, believe it or not, there is a diversity of wildlife to be found in the mountains in the area.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Wyoming

date approved: 6/5/2020

last visited: never

Image for No Greater Love - Dwyer Junction, WYview gallery

EE0.2 km

Log it!

Wyoming Historical MarkersNo Greater Love - Dwyer Junction, WY

in Wyoming Historical Markers

A marker placed by the Wyoming Highway Patrol stands along the sidewalk at the Dwyer Junction Rest Area, well north of Wheatland, honoring Wyoming Highway Patrolman Chris Logsdon, who was killed in a tragic accident southwest of here in 1998.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Wyoming

date approved: 5/25/2020

last visited: 9/29/2021

Image for Rifle Pit Hill -- US 26 W of Guernsey WYview gallery

EE19.5 km

Log it!

Wyoming Historical MarkersRifle Pit Hill -- US 26 W of Guernsey WY

in Wyoming Historical Markers

The Wyoming historic marker about Rifle Pit Hill, which soldiers used to protect quarry workers and emigrants

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Wyoming

date approved: 2/5/2014

last visited: 9/7/2018

Image for Cold Spring campground -- US 26 W of Guernsey WYview gallery

EE19.5 km

Log it!

Wyoming Historical MarkersCold Spring campground -- US 26 W of Guernsey WY

in Wyoming Historical Markers

A small grey granite marker marks the Cold Springs campsite on the Oregon Trail in a pull-out on US Hwy 26. The modern Rifle Pit historic marker is in the same pullout nearby.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Wyoming

date approved: 2/5/2014

last visited: 9/7/2018

Image for Women Pioneers of the Oregon Trail -- nr Guernsey WYview gallery

EE22.4 km

Log it!

Wyoming Historical MarkersWomen Pioneers of the Oregon Trail -- nr Guernsey WY

in Wyoming Historical Markers

The grave of Lucindy Rollins, an Oregon Trail pioneer who died here in 1849, was renovated and rededicated in 1934 to all of the women pioneers of the Oregon Trail.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Wyoming

date approved: 1/31/2014

last visited: 6/13/2014

Image for Oregon Trail Ruts - Oregon Trail Ruts State Historic Site nr Guernsey WYview gallery

EE22.7 km

Log it!

Wyoming Historical MarkersOregon Trail Ruts - Oregon Trail Ruts State Historic Site nr Guernsey WY

in Wyoming Historical Markers

A state historic marker on Trail Rut Hill near Guernsey WY

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Wyoming

date approved: 1/31/2014

last visited: 9/7/2018

Image for The United States Army and the Oregon Trail -- OT Ruts State Historic Site nr Guernsey WYview gallery

EE22.7 km

Log it!

Wyoming Historical MarkersThe United States Army and the Oregon Trail -- OT Ruts State Historic Site nr Guernsey WY

in Wyoming Historical Markers

A series of six brown historical markers next to each other along the trail from the parking lot to the trail ruts

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Wyoming

date approved: 1/31/2014

last visited: 9/7/2018

Image for Forts, Stations, and Camps -- OT Ruts State Historic Site nr Guernsey WYview gallery

EE22.7 km

Log it!

Wyoming Historical MarkersForts, Stations, and Camps -- OT Ruts State Historic Site nr Guernsey WY

in Wyoming Historical Markers

A series of six brown historical markers next to each other along the trail from the parking lot to the trail ruts -- this is 2nd of 6, and the first of a set of two markers on the same subject.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Wyoming

date approved: 1/31/2014

last visited: 9/7/2018

Image for Forts, Stations, and Camps (continued) -- OT Ruts State Historic Site nr Guernsey WYview gallery

EE22.7 km

Log it!

Wyoming Historical MarkersForts, Stations, and Camps (continued) -- OT Ruts State Historic Site nr Guernsey WY

in Wyoming Historical Markers

A series of six brown historical markers next to each other along the trail from the parking lot to the trail ruts -- this is 3rd of 6, and the second of a set of 2 markers on the same subject.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Wyoming

date approved: 1/31/2014

last visited: 9/7/2018

Image for The US Army’s role in protecting the Oregon Trail is best described by the soldiers (1/3) -- OT Ruts State Historic Site nr Guernsey WYview gallery

EE22.7 km

Log it!

Wyoming Historical MarkersThe US Army’s role in protecting the Oregon Trail is best described by the soldiers (1/3) -- OT Ruts State Historic Site nr Guernsey WY

in Wyoming Historical Markers

A series of six brown historical markers next to each other along the trail from the parking lot to the trail ruts -- this is 4th of 6, and first of a set of three markers on the same subject.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Wyoming

date approved: 1/31/2014

last visited: 9/7/2018

Image for The US Army’s role in protecting the Oregon Trail is best described by the soldiers (2/3)-- OT Ruts State Historic Site nr Guernsey WYview gallery

EE22.7 km

Log it!

Wyoming Historical MarkersThe US Army’s role in protecting the Oregon Trail is best described by the soldiers (2/3)-- OT Ruts State Historic Site nr Guernsey WY

in Wyoming Historical Markers

A series of six brown historical markers next to each other along the trail from the parking lot to the trail ruts -- this is 5th of 6, and second of a set of three markers on the same subject.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Wyoming

date approved: 1/31/2014

last visited: 9/7/2018

Image for The US Army’s role in protecting the Oregon Trail is best described by the soldiers (3/3) -- OT Ruts State Historic Site nr Guernsey WYview gallery

EE22.7 km

Log it!

Wyoming Historical MarkersThe US Army’s role in protecting the Oregon Trail is best described by the soldiers (3/3) -- OT Ruts State Historic Site nr Guernsey WY

in Wyoming Historical Markers

A series of six brown historical markers next to each other along the trail from the parking lot to the trail ruts -- this is 6th of 6, and third of a set of three markers on the same subject.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Wyoming

date approved: 1/31/2014

last visited: 9/7/2018

Image for Register Cliff -- Register Cliff State Historic Site, nr Guernsey WYview gallery

EE25.6 km

Log it!

Wyoming Historical MarkersRegister Cliff -- Register Cliff State Historic Site, nr Guernsey WY

in Wyoming Historical Markers

The state historic marker at Register Cliff, the famous landmark on the Oregon Trail, where Mama Blaster got buzzed at by a rattlesnake.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Wyoming

date approved: 1/31/2014

last visited: 9/7/2018

Image for Enough Water to Go Around?  -- US 26 rest area, E of Guernsey WYview gallery

EE26.9 km

Log it!

Wyoming Historical MarkersEnough Water to Go Around? -- US 26 rest area, E of Guernsey WY

in Wyoming Historical Markers

A large brown state historic marker at the US 26 rest area east of Guernsey WY

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Wyoming

date approved: 2/5/2014

last visited: 8/7/2013

Image for Lock and Roll Down a Rocky Road -- US 26 rest area E of Guernsey WYview gallery

EE26.9 km

Log it!

Wyoming Historical MarkersLock and Roll Down a Rocky Road -- US 26 rest area E of Guernsey WY

in Wyoming Historical Markers

A new historic marker at the Guernsey rest area on US 26 describes the trip over the Oregon Trail

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Wyoming

date approved: 2/5/2014

last visited: 8/7/2013

Image for Cheyenne-Black Hills Trail -- W of Ft Laramie WYview gallery

EE36.2 km

Log it!

Wyoming Historical MarkersCheyenne-Black Hills Trail -- W of Ft Laramie WY

in Wyoming Historical Markers

A granite roadside marker along US 26 west of Fort Laramie recalls the Cheyenne-Black Hills Wagon trail.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Wyoming

date approved: 2/3/2014

last visited: 8/12/2002

Image for The Greatest Ride in History -- nr Fort Laramie NHS, Ft. Laramie WYview gallery

EE38 km

Log it!

Wyoming Historical MarkersThe Greatest Ride in History -- nr Fort Laramie NHS, Ft. Laramie WY

in Wyoming Historical Markers

A historic marker at the 90-degree turn on County Road 53 to the Fort Laramie National Historic Site

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Wyoming

date approved: 2/3/2014

last visited: 9/18/2014

Image for The Rustic Hotel . . .'No Second-Rate Affair' -- Fort Laramie National Historic Site, WYview gallery

EE38.3 km

Log it!

Wyoming Historical MarkersThe Rustic Hotel . . .'No Second-Rate Affair' -- Fort Laramie National Historic Site, WY

in Wyoming Historical Markers

This Wyoming historical marker about the Rustic Hotel which operated in the late nineteenth century is located at a roadside pullout near the ruins of the post hospital on the road to Fort Laramie National historic site

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Wyoming

date approved: 4/5/2018

last visited: 8/7/2013

Image for Crossroads of a Nation Moving West -- Fort Laramie National Historic Site, WYview gallery

EE38.3 km

Log it!

Wyoming Historical MarkersCrossroads of a Nation Moving West -- Fort Laramie National Historic Site, WY

in Wyoming Historical Markers

One of two historical markers at the parking area at the Fort Laramie National Historic Site, this marker gives a general overview of the history here

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Wyoming

date approved: 4/6/2018

last visited: 8/7/2013

Image for A Father's Grief - A Soldier's Honor -- Fort Laramie National Historic Site, Fort Laramie WYview gallery

EE38.3 km

Log it!

Wyoming Historical MarkersA Father's Grief - A Soldier's Honor -- Fort Laramie National Historic Site, Fort Laramie WY

in Wyoming Historical Markers

A historical marker at the parking area at Fort Laramie tells the tale of Mni Akuwan (Brings Water Home Woman), daughter of Lakota Chief Sinte Gleska (Spotted Tail) who is buried at Fort Laramie

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Wyoming

date approved: 4/5/2018

last visited: 8/7/2013

Image for Fort Laramie A Military Post on the Oregon Trail -- Fort Laramie National Historic Site, WYview gallery

EE38.5 km

Log it!

Wyoming Historical MarkersFort Laramie A Military Post on the Oregon Trail -- Fort Laramie National Historic Site, WY

in Wyoming Historical Markers

A tall concrete obelisk erected at Fort Laramie in 1913 to preserve the history of a place that at the time was being demolished through neglect

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Wyoming

date approved: 4/6/2018

last visited: 8/7/2013

Image for The Pony Express -- Fort Laramie National Historic Site, WYview gallery

EE38.5 km

Log it!

Wyoming Historical MarkersThe Pony Express -- Fort Laramie National Historic Site, WY

in Wyoming Historical Markers

One of several historical markers on an obelisk at Fort Laramie National Historic Site, this marker is about the Pony Express which passed through Fort Laramie from 1860-61.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Wyoming

date approved: 4/6/2018

last visited: 8/7/2013

Total Records: 97 Page: 1 of 4 prev<<<[1234]>>>next
Premium Member Downloads: download.GPX Lite File       download.LOC File       download .KML File (Google Earth)