Wyoming Highway 114

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Wyoming Highway 114 marker

Wyoming Highway 114
Route information
Maintained by WYDOT
Length: 10.82 mi[2] (17.41 km)
Existed: 1940[1] – present
Major junctions
South end: US 14A in Garland
North end: US 310 / WYO 789 in Deaver
Location
Counties: Park, Big Horn
Highway system
WYO 113 WYO 116
WYO 414 US 420.svg WYO 430

Wyoming Highway 114 is a 10.82-mile (17.4 km), roughly north-south, Wyoming State Road located in northeastern Park County and extreme northwestern Big Horn County. It provides travels between the communities of Garland and Deaver.

Route description[edit]

Wyoming Highway 114 begins its southern end in the community of Garland, a census-designated place (CDP) in northeastern Park County at U.S. Route 14A. WYO 114 heads north-northwest, passing by the Powell Country Club [1], as it leaves the community.[3] Highway 114 curves north and is paralled by railroad tracks for a distance before it turns for the last time to head northeast to Deaver.[3] At 9.56 miles (15.39 km), WYO 114 crosses into Big Horn County[2] and quickly enters the town of Deaver. WYO 114 crosses railroad tracks as it reaches its northern end at US 310/WYO 789.[3]

History[edit]

Wyoming Highway 114 was once part of U.S. Route 420 (between 1926 and 1936) and Wyoming Highway 420 (between 1936 and 1939).[4] When US 14 was recommissioned to run through Greybull rather than Lovell and Powell in 1940, Wyoming Highway 14 and Wyoming Highway 114 were born. In the mid-1960s, Wyoming Highway 14 was redesignated as Alternate U.S. Route 14 while the WYO 114 designation remains till this day. [1][4]

Major intersections[edit]

County Location mi km Destinations Notes
Park Garland 0.00 0.00 US 14A Southern terminus of WYO 114
Big Horn Deaver 10.82 17.41 US 310 / WYO 789 Northern terminus of WYO 114
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b http://www.aaroads.com/west/us-420_wy.html
  2. ^ a b Wyoming Department of Transportation Reference Marker Book - November 2004 (PDF) (Map). WYDOT. Archived from the original (PDF) on July 17, 2011. Retrieved 2010-03-04. 
  3. ^ a b c Google (3 September 2016). "Wyoming Highway 114" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved 3 September 2016. 
  4. ^ a b aaroads.com - Wyoming Routes 100-199

External links[edit]

Route map: Google

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