Enjoy Expansive Views From Atop An Oregon Trail Landmark At Wyoming’s Independence Rock
During the American migration to the West, thousands of migrants traveled through Wyoming in search of a better life. They brought their families and children into unknown territory, and while every wagon train excursion experienced different struggles, many of them experienced the joy and accomplishment of arriving at Independence Rock.
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You can learn more about the Oregon Trail in Wyoming by visiting the National Historic Trails Museum in Casper, which is not far from Independence Rock itself.