Find homes for sale and real estate in fort bridger, wy at realtorcom® search and filter fort bridger homes by price, beds, baths and property type. Established in 1843 by jim bridger and louis vasquez, fort bridger was one of the most important stops on the oregon trail in 1855 the fort was purchased by mormons who were the ones using the trail the most at the time.
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Fort bridger was originally a 19th-century fur trading outpost established in 1842 on blacks fork of the green river and later a vital resupply point for wagon trains on the oregon trail, california trail and mormon trail. 26 homes for sale in fort bridger, wy browse photos, see new properties, get open house info, and research neighborhoods on trulia.
Jim bridger established fort bridger in 1843 as a fur trading post it was composed of two double-log houses about 40 feet long that were joined by a pen for horses the mormon pioneer company reached the fort on july 7, 1847, and spent a day there but considered its prices too high thomas bullock. Fort bridger historic site wyoming state parks, historic sites & trails the past comes alive through costumed interpreters, museum displays and a reconstruction.
1849 view of ft bridger, stansbury expedition capt (brevet lt col) howard stansbury in his report (lippencott, grambo & co, philadelphia, 1855) of his exploratory expedition to salt lake, described the location and appearance of fort bridger. Fort bridger was originally a 19th-century fur trading outpost established in 1842, on blacks fork of the green river, in what is now uinta county, wyoming, united statesit became a vital resupply point for wagon trains on. Above: rebuilt ft bridger below: photo of jim bridger before arriving, many emigrants hoped that ft bridger would be a civilized outpost perhaps something similar to. Today’s and tonight’s fort bridger, wy weather forecast, weather conditions and doppler radar from the weather channel and weathercom.
Fort bridger was first established in 1843 as a trading post by jim bridger and his partner, louis vasquez, on the on black's fork of the green river.
Read 78 reviews of fort bridger rv camp in fort bridger, wyoming view amenities of fort bridger rv camp and see other nearby camping options. At this famous fort, the oregon trail swung north from fort bridger while the mormon trail continued on another 100 miles west to the salt lake valley. Fort bridger was originally a 19th-century fur trading outpost established in 1842, on blacks fork of the green river , in what is now uinta county , wyoming , united states.
Fort bridger state historic site can be reached by taking interstate 80, exit 34 then going approximately three miles south established by jim bridger and louis vasquez in 1843, as an emigrant supply stop along the oregon trail it was obtained by the mormons in the early 1850s, and then became a. The original fort bridger as established by jim bridger and louis vasquez in 1843 became an important emigrant outfitting stop along. Fort bridger rv park,fort bridger, wyoming check for ratings on facilities, restrooms, and appeal save 10% on good sam resorts.