Wyoming Highway 291

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

Wyoming Highway 291 marker

Wyoming Highway 291
Southfork Road
Route information
Maintained by WYDOT
Length: 9.46 mi[1] (15.22 km)
Major junctions
South end: CR 6WX
North end: US 14 / US 16 / US 20 in Cody
Location
Counties: Park
Highway system

State highways in Wyoming

WYO 290 WYO 294

Wyoming Highway 291 is a 9.46-mile (15.2 km) southwest-northeast Wyoming state road located in central Park County and provides access to Buffalo Bill State Park, Buffalo Bill Dam, and Buffalo Bill Reservoir as well as other areas southwest of Cody.

Route description[edit]

Wyoming Highway 291 begins its southern end at Park CR 6WX (Southfork Road) near the south end of the Buffalo Bill Reservoir, southwest of Cody.[2] Highway 291, named Southfork Road, meanders along the southeastern side of the state park and reservoir before traveling more northeast in direction toward Cody. WYO 291 then turns to head due north. At just under 9.5 miles, WYO 291 reaches its northern terminus at the Buffalo Bill Cody Scenic Byway, better known as US 14/US 16/US 20 (Yellowstone Avenue), on the west side of Cody.[3][4]

Major intersections[edit]

The entire route is in Park County.

Location Mile[1] km Destinations Notes
  0.00 0.00 CR 6WX (Southfork Road) Southern terminus of WYO 291
Cody 9.46 15.22 US 14 / US 16 / US 20 (Yellowstone Avenue) Northern terminus of WYO 291
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

References[edit]

External links[edit]