Bozeman Trail Tour

Kaycee | Black to Yellow

The Bozeman Trail passed through the Powder River area east of Kaycee for only a short time, but this area was the stage where early explorers, travelers, trappers, the US military, the Indian Wars, and even missionaries played their part in Western expansion. The fascinating and little known history of these people and events will shared by knowledgeable local historians as you travel by bus eastward from Kaycee through the Powder River Country.

Some of the famous sites and events explored on this guided historical tour include:

1836 Portuguese Fort of Antonio Montero, trapper
German Lutheran Mission Station where missionaries attempted to minister to natives
The Bozeman Trail
The Townsend Wagon Train Fight along the Bozeman Trail
US Military Cantonment Reno and Fort Reno sites
Cattle Baron Moreton Frewen’s “Castle” site at 76 Ranch Headquarters
Notable Homestead Sites and Community Sites

Tour Cost is $95 per person, which includes lunch at Fort Reno. The tour begins in Kaycee at 9:00 AM. Registration is required in advance and space is limited on the bus, so sign up early.

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Start Date

September 16, 2023 - 12:00 AM

End Date

September 16, 2023 - 12:00 AM

Contact

344 Nolan Ave.

Kaycee, WY, 82639

(307) 738-2381

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