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Welcome to Bridger ...
Bridger is located in Uinta County<1>.
We aren't confident of the location of Bridger, so consider the above location as an estimate.<2>
Bridger is 6,620 feet [2,018 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Bridger is 1¼ mile [or 2 km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Bridger lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
Bridger is located in the (307) area code.
Communities Also Named Bridger ...
Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 3 communities that are also named Bridger - they are located in Montana (2) and South Dakota.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Bridger.
Communities near Bridger ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Bridger.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Bridger. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Bridger.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Bridger. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Bridger.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Bridger. See our Newspapers Page for Bridger.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bridger ...
Looking for more information about Bridger? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Bridger, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Bridger.
Adding Bridger to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Bridger in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Bridger was in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Bridger mentioned on a train schedule titled Union Pacific Railroad Time Tables (September 1924).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Bridger.
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Bridger. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Uinta County: www.uintacounty.com/
The official website for State of Wyoming: www.wyo.gov/
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This page was last modified/updated: 31 May 2023