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Welcome to Dumbell ...

Dumbell is located in Park County<1>.

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

Dumbell is 6,150 feet [1,875 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Dumbell is about 1¼ mile [or ~1¾ km] above sea level.

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

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

Communities near Dumbell ...

We have created a list of 9 communities that are near Dumbell.

  • Meeteetse [Park County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Meeteetse
    • Meeteetse [Park County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Dumbell
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 325 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Meeteetse
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Meeteetse<5>
  • Kirwin [Park County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kirwin
    • Kirwin [Park County] was located 21 miles [33.8 km]<4> to the southwest of Dumbell
  • Cody [Park County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cody
    • Cody [Park County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<4> to the north of Dumbell
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,847 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cody
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cody<5>
  • Hamilton Dome [Hot Springs County]
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    • Owl Creek [Hot Springs County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Owl Creek
      • Owl Creek [Hot Springs County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Dumbell
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Owl Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Owl Creek
    • Wapiti [Park County]
    • Burlington [Big Horn County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Burlington
      • Burlington [Big Horn County] lies 36 miles [57.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Dumbell
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 343 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burlington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Burlington<5>
    • Emblem [Big Horn County]
    • Otto [Big Horn 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 Dumbell. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Dumbell.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Dumbell ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Dumbell. 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 Dumbell - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Dumbell) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dumbell. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.1022, Longitude: -108.9885       In this case, the coordinates for Dumbell 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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