Fort Bridger State Historic Site

Fort Bridger State Historic Site


Location:Near Black's Fork on the Green River, 3 miles off I-80.
Facilities:Picnic area, historical trail, Volksmarch trail, visitor center, museum, gift shop, restrooms (é).
Activities:Self-guiding tours, interpretive programs.
Special Features:Mountain man Jim Bridger chose this site for his post in 1843, and in 1858 it became a major military installation that was vital to the Pony Express and Overland Stage routes. Structures in the fort have been restored.
Address:PO Box 35
Fort Bridger, WY 82933

Phone:307-782-3842
Web: wyoparks.state.wy.us/fbslide.htm
Size: 38 acres. Elevation: 6,675 feet.

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August 31, September 1 and 2, Fort Bridger State Historic Site.