July California Trail Social Media Posts: Week 4

July 22 – A 5-month virtual road trip along the California Trail Just north of where the Lander Road crossed Green River is the site of the Green River Rendezvous. You can visit the interpretive markers at Trappers Point Overlook near Pinedale, WY (GPS coordinates -109.982, 42.880). The Historical Marker Database provides information about those [...]

July California Trail Social Media Posts: Week 2

July 8 – A 5-month virtual road trip along the California Trail There is a pullout (GPS coordinates -108.009, 42.517) on Highway 287 west of Jeffrey City that has a historical marker regarding an Ice Slough. Emigrants discovered that this particular valley has a marsh which maintains ice at depth well into the summer and [...]