Fort Fetterman State Historic Site, Douglas

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  • We really enjoyed our visit to Ft. Fetterman as part of a bus trip to Douglas, WY. The tour is mostly self-guided except for the beginning in the building where staff told us the story of Ft. Fetterma...  more »
  • This location is about seven miles away from Douglas - and a bit hard to find. The curator was VERY helpful & knowledgeable & gave me an excellent commentary on the fort. Unfortunately only two origin...  more »
  • One of many historic sites in Wyoming. We visited while camping in the Douglas area. The fort's exhibits and preserved artifacts are amazing. Ian, the fort's on-site host, was friendly and knowledgeable, providing information and cold water to slake our thirst on a hot, sunny day. Make sure to take the self-guided walking tour of the grounds, and enjoy the view from a gazebo above the North Platte river. Keep your eyes on the ground occasionally, because we saw a small horned toads, and found a few old style nails with square heads on one of the pathways. Remember, take only pictures, not exposed artifacts...
  • Very nice surprise. Very knowledgeable host. Great photos and old diagrams.interesting History of the area. First time visit after 42 years in Wyoming . Well worth the time to visit.

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