Overland Stage Trail- Trek No. Two
Wyoming State Historical Society, the Wyoming State Archives and Historical Department.
Carley, Maurine (trek historian)
Hurd, Emilie, Mrs.
McAusland, Edward R.
Lambertsen, Walter, Mrs.
Boyack, Archie R., Colonel
Trek No. 12 of the Emigrant Trail Treks covered 134 miles of the Overland Stage Trail. In August 1961, 68 trekkers travelled from Saratoga, Wyoming to Point of Rocks, Wyoming. A special tribute to Loren Clark Bishop, born at Old Fort Fetterman in 1885 and a man whose life was dominated by Wyoming history, was made by Archie R. Boyack. Other presentations were: 1) Platte River Crossing by Leeland Grieve; 2) Sage Creek Station by Ed Tierney; 3) Pine Grove Station by Mrs. Walter Lambertsen; 4) Bridger's Pass and Bridger Station by P.E. Daley; 5) Sulphur Springs Station on the Overland Trail by Edward R. McAuslan; 6) Waskie Station by Jerry Felton; 7) Dug Springs by Zita Winter; 8) LaClede Station by Ed Tierney; 9) Big Pond Station by Mrs. Emilie Hurd; 10) Black Buttes by Adrian Reynolds; and 11) Point of Rocks by Adrian Reynolds. ALTERNATE SUBJECTS: Wyoming State Historical Society; Wyoming State Historical Society--Carbon County; Wyoming State Historical Society--Sweetwater County; Platte River Crossing (Wyo.); Sage Creek Station (Wyo.); Pine Grove Station (Wyo.); Home Stations; Swing Stations; Continental Divide; Bridger Pass Overland Trail (Colo. And Wyo.); Bridger Station; Graves; Communication--Mail routes; Sulphur Springs Station (Wyo.); Waskie Station (Wyo.); Big Pond Station (Wyo.); Black Butte Station (Wyo.); Dug Springs Station (Wyo.); LaClede Station (Wyo.); Red Desert (Wyo.); Henderson, Paul; Hildebrand, Lyle; Carley, Maurine; Bishop, L.C. [Loren Clark]; Map: Overland Stage Trail - Trek No. 2. Photo: Pine Grove Stage Station [Mrs. W. Lambertsen]. Photos: Pine Grove Stage site; Remains of Pine Grove Station; Site of ford across North Platte River; Dug Springs Station; Sulphur Springs Station; Big Pond ruins; Waskie Station; Black Butte Station; Ruins LaClede Stage Station; [all by Paul C. Henderson]
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