Wyoming Highway 256

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Wyoming Highway 256 marker

Wyoming Highway 256
Cole Creek Road
Route information
Maintained by WYDOT
Length: 2.67 mi[1] (4.30 km)
Major junctions
South end: US 20 / US 26 / US 87 / WYO 253 in Evansville
North end: CR 701 northeast of Evansville
Counties: Natrona
Highway system

State highways in Wyoming

WYO 255 WYO 257

Wyoming Highway 256 is a state road in Evansville, Wyoming, just east of Casper known as Cole Creek Road.

Route description[edit]

Wyoming Highway 256 begins its south end at an intersection with US 20/US 26/US 87 (Glenrock Highway) and the northern terminus of WY 253 in Evansville.[2] The roadway that continues south of US 20/US 26/US 87 is Wyoming Highway 253 (Hat Six Road).[3] Highway 256 travels north for 2.67 miles (4.30 km) northeast towards the mining areas north of the Ednass Kimball Wilkins State Park which is located on US 20/US 26/US 87.[2] The designation of WYO 256 ends and the roadway continues as Natrona CR 701 (Cole Creek Road).[3][4]

Major intersections[edit]

The entire route is in Evansville, Natrona County.

mi km Destinations Notes
0.0 0.0 US 20 / US 26 / US 87 / WYO 253 south Southern Terminus of WYO 255
2.67 4.30 CR 701 (Cole Creek Road) Northern Terminus of WYO 256
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi


  • Official 2003 State Highway Map of Wyoming

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