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Welcome to Orchard Valley ...

Orchard Valley is located in Laramie County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Orchard Valley: Orchard Vly. (or less commonly used: Orchard Vally. or Orchard Vlly.)

Orchard Valley is 6,040 feet [1,841 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Orchard Valley is about 1¼ mile [or ~1¾ km] above sea level.

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

The area code for Orchard Valley: (307)

Communities Also Named Orchard Valley ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Orchard Valley - it's located in Illinois.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Orchard Valley.

Communities near Orchard Valley ...

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

  • Speer [Laramie County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Speer
    • Speer [Laramie County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Orchard Valley
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Speer have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Speer
  • Ranchettes [Laramie County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ranchettes
    • Ranchettes [Laramie County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the north of Orchard Valley
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ranchettes have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ranchettes
  • Carr [Weld County]
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    • Carr [Weld County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Orchard Valley
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carr have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carr
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carr<5>
  • Hillsdale [Laramie County]
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    • Bulger [Larimer County]
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      • Bulger [Larimer County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<4> to the south of Orchard Valley
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bulger have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bulger
    • Carpenter [Laramie County]
    • Burns [Laramie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Burns
      • Burns [Laramie County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<4> to the east of Orchard Valley
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 316 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burns
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Burns<5>
    • Buford [Albany County]
    • Nunn [Weld County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nunn
      • Nunn [Weld County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<4> to the south of Orchard Valley
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 497 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nunn have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nunn
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nunn<5>
    • Hereford [Weld County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hereford
      • Hereford [Weld County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<4> to the east of Orchard Valley
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hereford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hereford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hereford<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 Orchard Valley. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Orchard Valley.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Orchard Valley ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Wyoming

About Laramie County

About Wyoming

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Laramie County: www.webgate.co.laramie.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 Laramie, 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 Orchard Valley - 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- Orchard Valley) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Orchard Valley. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.0966, Longitude: -104.8194       In this case, the coordinates for Orchard Valley 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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