Upper Green River Rendezvous Site

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Upper Green River Rendezvous Site
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Overview of the site
Upper Green River Rendezvous Site is located in Wyoming
Upper Green River Rendezvous Site
Upper Green River Rendezvous Site is located in the US
Upper Green River Rendezvous Site
Nearest city Daniel, Wyoming
Built 1825
NRHP reference # 66000763
Significant dates
Added to NRHP October 15, 1966[1]
Designated NHL November 5, 1961[2]

Upper Green River Rendezvous Site is a site on the Green River above and below Daniel, Wyoming, United States.

It was declared a National Historic Landmark in 1961.[2][3] At this site, the annual spring Rocky Mountain Rendezvous fur trading fair was held, attracting Euro-American traders and trappers, such as Kit Carson and Jim Bridger, and Native Americans.

It is located four miles west of Pinedale on United States Route 187.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ National Park Service (2007-01-23). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ a b "Upper Green River Rendezvous Site". National Historic Landmark summary listing. National Park Service. Retrieved 2008-02-29. 
  3. ^ a b "National Register of Historic Places Inventory-Nomination: Upper Green River Rendezvous Site" (pdf). National Park Service. , 19.  Check date values in: |date= (help) and Accompanying photos, exterior and interior, from 19. (32 KB)

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Coordinates: 42°52′17″N 110°2′35″W / 42.87139°N 110.04306°W / 42.87139; -110.04306