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Welcome to Canyon Junction ...

Canyon Junction is located in Park County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Canyon Junction: Canyon Jct. (or less commonly used: Canyon Jctn.)

Canyon Junction is 7,910 feet [2,411 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Canyon Junction is 1½ mile [or ~2½ km] above sea level.

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

Canyon Junction lies within the (307) area code.

Communities near Canyon Junction ...

We have created a list of 7 communities that are near Canyon Junction.

  • Lake [Teton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake
    • Lake [Teton County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Canyon Junction
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake
  • Mammoth [Park County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mammoth
    • Mammoth [Park County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Canyon Junction
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mammoth
  • Gardiner [Park County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gardiner
    • Gardiner [Park County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Canyon Junction
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gardiner have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gardiner
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gardiner<5>
  • Jardine [Park County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jardine
    • Jardine [Park County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<4> to the north of Canyon Junction
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  • Continue List   (3 more) ...
    • Silver Gate [Park County]
    • West Yellowstone [Gallatin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Yellowstone
      • West Yellowstone [Gallatin County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<4> to the west of Canyon Junction
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,372 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Yellowstone have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Yellowstone
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Yellowstone<5>
    • Cooke City [Park County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cooke City
      • Cooke City [Park County] lies 33 miles [53.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Canyon Junction
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cooke City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cooke City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cooke City<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Canyon Junction ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Wyoming

About Park County

About Wyoming

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Park County: www.parkcounty.us/

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 Park, 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 Canyon Junction - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Canyon Junction) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Canyon Junction. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.7360, Longitude: -110.4933       In this case, the coordinates for Canyon Junction 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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