Wyoming Highway 291

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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
Counties Park
Highway system
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 mi[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


  1. ^ a b Wyoming Department of Transportation Reference Marker Book (PDF) (Map). WYDOT. November 2004. Archived from the original (PDF) on July 17, 2011. Retrieved February 28, 2012. 
  2. ^ Park County Public Works - Map 52103
  3. ^ Google (28 February 2012). "Overview Map of Wyoming Highway 291" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved 28 February 2012. 
  4. ^ Wyoming @ AARoads.com - Wyoming Routes 200-299

External links[edit]

Route map: Google

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