Lincoln County Wyoming Trails To The Past

Lincoln County

Weld County, Colorado
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History

Organized from Uinta in 1913. First individuals came as trappers, explorers, and settlers. Oregon, Mormon and California Trails cross this area. The county covers from the West border of Wyoming past Opal and From Afton South of Kemmerer. The major industries are ranching, farming, mining, gas and oil production, and numerous production plants. Bridger National Forest covers part of Lincoln County. Fossil Butte National Monument is located west of Kemmerer and is a large collection for public view of Fossils. The road from Kemmerer to Afton is one of the major routes to Yellowstone National Park. The area has mountains, desert, and farm land. The terrain is ever changing and beautiful with something for all individuals.

Links

Lincoln County Mail List on Rootsweb
Lincoln County Message Board on Rootsweb
Lincoln County Message Board on Genforum
Court Clerk
Lincoln County
P.O. Box 670
Kemmerer, WY 83101-0670
Telephone: (307) 877-9056

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