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Welcome to Glencoe Junction ...

Glencoe Junction is located in Lincoln County<1>.

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

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

Glencoe Junction is 6,840 feet [2,085 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Glencoe Junction is about 1¼ mile [or ~2 km] above sea level.

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

The area code for Glencoe Junction: (307)

Communities near Glencoe Junction ...

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

  • Kemmerer [Lincoln County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kemmerer
    • Kemmerer [Lincoln County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the north of Glencoe Junction
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,763 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kemmerer
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kemmerer<5>
  • Diamondville [Lincoln County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Diamondville
    • Diamondville [Lincoln County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the north of Glencoe Junction
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 766 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Diamondville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Diamondville<5>
  • Opal [Lincoln County]
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    • Opal [Lincoln County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the east of Glencoe Junction
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 109 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Opal
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Opal<5>
  • Frontier [Lincoln County]
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    • Carter [Uinta County]
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      • Carter [Uinta County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<4> to the south of Glencoe Junction
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carter
    • Bridger [Uinta County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bridger
      • Bridger [Uinta County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<4> to the south of Glencoe Junction
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bridger have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bridger
    • Sage Creek Junction [Rich County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sage Creek Junction
      • Sage Creek Junction [Rich County] was located 29 miles [46.7 km]<4> to the west of Glencoe Junction
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sage Creek Junction have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Sage Creek [Rich County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sage Creek
      • Sage Creek [Rich County] was located 29 miles [46.7 km]<4> to the west of Glencoe Junction
      • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Sage Creek. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<6>
    • Fort Bridger [Uinta County]
    • Cokeville [Lincoln County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cokeville
      • Cokeville [Lincoln County] lies 31 miles [49.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Glencoe Junction
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 558 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cokeville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cokeville<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 Glencoe Junction. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Glencoe Junction.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Glencoe Junction ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Lincoln County: www.co.lincoln.wy.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 Lincoln, 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 Glencoe 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Glencoe Junction) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Glencoe Junction. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.7313, Longitude: -110.5602       In this case, the coordinates for Glencoe 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.
<6>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.






















 

 

 

 

 


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