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Welcome to Chugcreek ...

Chugcreek is located in Platte County<1>.

Chugcreek is 4,760 feet [1,451 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Chugcreek is about 1 mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

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

Note: If you travel east from Chugcreek (for example, toward Henry (NE)), you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Chugcreek is within the boundaries of the (307) area code.

Communities near Chugcreek ...

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

  • Guernsey [Platte County]
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    • Guernsey [Platte County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the northeast of Chugcreek
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,143 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Guernsey<4>
  • Westview Circle [Platte County]
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    • Westview Circle [Platte County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the west of Chugcreek
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westview Circle have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Slater [Platte County]
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    • Slater [Platte County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Chugcreek
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Slater have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Wendover [Platte County] - Historic
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    • Wendover [Platte County] was located 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the north of Chugcreek
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wendover have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Chugwater [Platte County]
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      • Chugwater [Platte County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<3> to the south of Chugcreek
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 203 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chugwater<4>
    • Hartville [Platte County]
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      • Hartville [Platte County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<3> to the northeast of Chugcreek
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 60 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hartville<4>
    • Sunrise [Platte County] - Historic
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      • Sunrise [Platte County] was located 22 miles [35.4 km]<3> to the northeast of Chugcreek
    • Fort Laramie [Goshen County]
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      • Fort Laramie [Goshen County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<3> to the northeast of Chugcreek
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 229 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fort Laramie<4>
    • Veteran [Goshen County]
    • Binford [Albany County]
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      • Binford [Albany County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Chugcreek
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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 Chugcreek. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Chugcreek.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Chugcreek ...

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

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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 Platte, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Chugcreek - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Chugcreek) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Chugcreek. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from ChugcreekOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Chugcreek. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.0500, Longitude: -104.9196    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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