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Connor Battlefield State Historic Site

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Located just south of Hwy 14 in Ranchester, this site has at least 20 picnic and camping sites available for public use along the Tongue River, along with two restrooms, a playground and horseshoe pits. Every site includes a grill and table, and two are currently under construction to become ADA accessible. Community facilities are but a few blocks away, but with the quiet and peaceful mood the site gives off, you would never know it.

Campsites operate on a first-come, first-served basis, and there are no reservations. The park closes to the public at the end of October. Short visits to the Big Horn Mountains and other nearby historic sites, and fishing for Trout and Whitefish in the Tongue River are optional when visiting Connor Battlefield.

Location: Fort Phil Kearny State Site, PO Box 520, Story Wyoming 82842 Telephone 307-684-7629 Fax 307-684-7967

Other History nearby:
(Big Horn) Bradford Brinton Memorial-Historic Ranch
(Story) Connor Battlefield State Historic Site
(Sheridan) Fetterman Massacre Monument
(Story) Fort Phil Kearny State Historic Site
(Hyattville) Medicine Lodge State Archaeological Site
(Sheridan) Trail End State Historic Site

05/28 Coming to The Story area
Big Horn Mountain Festival Buffalo WY July12-14 Acoustic, Americana, Folk, Old-Timey, Bluegrass & Traditional Music.