Sublette County Historic Preservation Board 2014
Please Join Us! The Dedication of the Green River Drift National Register listing will be held at the Sommers Homestead  Living History Museum historic site on Friday afternoon, June 20, 2014. The Grand Opening of the Lander Trail-New Fork River Crossing Historical Park will be on Saturday, June 21st. Schedule of Events FRIDAY, June 20, 2014: GREEN RIVER DRIFT NATIONAL REGISTER LISTING CELEBRATION 9AM: Morning Driving Tour Meet at Trapper’s Point. Green River Drift from Trapper’s Point to Kendall Bridge. Noon Lunch and Social At Sommers Homestead Living History Museum historic site. Chuckwagon-style BBQ beef meal (free) 1:00 PM: Dedication of Green River Drift At Sommers Homestead Living History Museum historic site. Unveil plaque, recognition of contributors,  history and significance of the Drift. Afternoon Self-Guided Tours At Sommers Homestead Living History Museum historic site, www.sommershomestead.org SATURDAY, June 21, 2014: LANDER TRAIL-NEW FORK RIVER CROSSING HISTORICAL PARK GRAND OPENING 9AM: Morning Driving Tour of Drift Meet at Sommers Homestead Living History Museum. Tour of the Green River Drift from Hennick Draw to the New Fork Cattle Bridge (near New Fork Park) 9AM: Morning Self & Guided Walking Tours at the Park Lander Trail-New Fork River Crossing Historical Park (.8 mile loop trail) Noon: Lunch and Social At New Fork Park. Dutch oven cooking lunch (free) 1:00PM: Grand Opening of New Fork Park Ribbon cutting, recognition of partners, history of the emigrants and the Park. Afternoon Self and Guided Walking Tours At New Fork Park (1 mile loop trial) www.NewForkPark.org
Partners in the preservation of the Green River Drift  Federal Government Advisory Council on Historic   Preservation Bureau of Land Management National Park Service (National    Register) United States Forest Service Bridger-Teton National Forest  State of Wyoming Wyoming Department of    Transportation Wyoming State Historic    Preservation Office  Sublette County Sublette County Sublette County Historic   Preservation Board (CLG)  Non-Profit Organizations Upper Green River Cattle    Association Wyoming Stockgrowers Association  Other Significant Contributors Sommers Ranch Price Ranch Home Dedication The Drift Drift History Photo Gallery Contact

Drift Dedication Friday, June 20, 2014

2 Days, 2 Big Events, History Weekend Friday, June 20th & Saturday, June 21st

Green River Drift

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All events are free and open to the public  More details will be posted on this page as the event date gets closer. To help us plan for these events, please RSVP and let us know how many are planning to attend and what events. We welcome volunteers to help with these events and as interpretive guides. Blocks of rooms have been reserved for this weekend at the Hampton and Baymont Inns in Pinedale. For more information and to RSVP, please contact Clint Gilchrist, President, Sublette County Historic Preservation Board, 307-367-6763, clint@sublette.com, PO Box 662, Pinedale, WY 82941.
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Photos courtesy Upper Green River Cattle Association