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Fort Bridger, Wyoming
Welcome to Fort Bridger ...
A typical abbreviation for Fort Bridger: Ft. Bridger
Fort Bridger is 6,670 feet [2,033 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Fort Bridger is about 1¼ mile [or ~2 km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Fort Bridger lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
Fort Bridger lies within the (307) area code.
The ZIP code for Fort Bridger: 82933<3>
Adding Fort Bridger to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Fort Bridger 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 Fort Bridger was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Fort Bridger on a map titled Map of the Lincoln Highway (1915-1916).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Fort Bridger on our Genealogy Page.
Communities near Fort Bridger ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Fort 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 Fort Bridger. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Fort Bridger.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Fort 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 Fort Bridger.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Fort Bridger. See our Newspapers Page for Fort Bridger.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Fort Bridger ...
Looking for more information about Fort 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.
In addition to the Tourism page for Fort Bridger, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Fort Bridger.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Fort 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: 27 Jul 2021