Wyoming Historic Sites
11/1/2007
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Fort Bridger State Historic Site

3 miles off Interstate 80 at exit 34, Fort Bridger, WY 82933, (307) 782-3842, <wyoparks.state.wy.us/sites/fortbridger> (click historic sites): Located within view of the Uinta Mountains, this site started as a supply shop for Oregon Trail pioneers in 1843, and it became a military outpost 15 years later. Tour reconstructed military buildings and the 1888 stone barracks, which house a museum.