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Welcome to Y-O Ranch ...

Y-O Ranch is located in Platte County<1>.

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

Y-O Ranch is 4,880 feet [1,487 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Y-O Ranch is about 1 mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Y-O Ranch lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

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

The telephone area code for Y-O Ranch: (307)

Communities near Y-O Ranch ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Y-O Ranch.

  • Guernsey [Platte County]
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    • Guernsey [Platte County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Y-O Ranch
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,143 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Guernsey<5>
  • Chugwater [Platte County]
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    • Chugwater [Platte County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Y-O Ranch
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 203 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chugwater<5>
  • Westview Circle [Platte County]
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    • Westview Circle [Platte County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the west of Y-O Ranch
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westview Circle have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Slater [Platte County]
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    • Slater [Platte County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Y-O Ranch
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Slater have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Wendover [Platte County] - Historic
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      • Wendover [Platte County] was located 20 miles [32.2 km]<4> to the north of Y-O Ranch
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wendover have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Hartville [Platte County]
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      • Hartville [Platte County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<4> to the northeast of Y-O Ranch
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 60 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hartville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hartville<5>
    • Sunrise [Platte County] - Historic
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      • Sunrise [Platte County] was located 23 miles [37 km]<4> to the northeast of Y-O Ranch
    • Fort Laramie [Goshen County]
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      • Fort Laramie [Goshen County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<4> to the northeast of Y-O Ranch
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 229 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fort Laramie
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fort Laramie<5>
    • Binford [Albany County]
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      • Binford [Albany County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Y-O Ranch
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Binford
    • Veteran [Goshen 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 Y-O Ranch. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Y-O Ranch.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Y-O Ranch ...

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

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Y-O Ranch. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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 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 Y-O Ranch - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Y-O Ranch) 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 Y-O Ranch. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Y-O RanchOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Y-O Ranch. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.0308, Longitude: -104.9400       In this case, the coordinates for Y-O Ranch 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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