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Welcome to Calpet ...

Calpet is located in Sublette County<1>.

The location of Calpet has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Calpet is 6,830 feet [2,082 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Calpet is about 1¼ mile [or ~2 km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Calpet lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

Calpet is located in the (307) area code.

Adding Calpet to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Calpet in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Calpet was on a map titled Road Map for Wyoming (from Shell Oil, 1956).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Calpet on our Genealogy Page.

Communities near Calpet ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Calpet.

  • La Barge [Lincoln County]
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    • La Barge [Lincoln County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the southeast of Calpet
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 574 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on La Barge
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for La Barge<5>
  • Big Piney [Sublette County]
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    • Big Piney [Sublette County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Calpet
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 516 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Big Piney
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Big Piney<5>
  • Marbleton [Sublette County]
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    • Marbleton [Sublette County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<4> to the north of Calpet
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,111 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marbleton<5>
  • Fontenelle [Lincoln County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fontenelle
    • Fontenelle [Lincoln County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Calpet
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fontenelle
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Frontier [Lincoln County]
    • Opal [Lincoln County]
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      • Opal [Lincoln County] lies 35 miles [56.3 km]<4> to the south of Calpet
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 109 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Opal
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Opal<5>
    • Kemmerer [Lincoln County]
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      • Kemmerer [Lincoln County] lies 36 miles [57.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Calpet
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,763 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kemmerer<5>
    • Diamondville [Lincoln County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Diamondville
      • Diamondville [Lincoln County] lies 37 miles [59.5 km]<4> to the south of Calpet
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 766 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Diamondville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Diamondville<5>
    • Cokeville [Lincoln County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cokeville
      • Cokeville [Lincoln County] lies 38 miles [61.2 km]<4> to the west of Calpet
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 558 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cokeville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cokeville<5>
    • Geneva [Bear Lake County]

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 Calpet. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Calpet.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Calpet. 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 Calpet.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Calpet. See our Newspapers Page for Calpet.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Calpet ...

Looking for more information about Calpet? 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 Calpet, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Calpet.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Calpet. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Wyoming: www.wyo.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Wyoming's counties, including Sublette, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Calpet - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Calpet) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Calpet. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from CalpetOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Calpet. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.2838, Longitude: -110.2591       In this case, the coordinates for Calpet have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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