Tom Horn, an infamous stock detective, was accused and convicted of killing 14-year-old Willie Nickel approximately 30 miles north of here in 1901. Horn was hanged in 1903 in Cheyenne.
to the west, the Laramie Plains are now home to many cattle and sheep ranches. To the east, the High Plains primarily support cattle, sheep and wheat. Less traditional crops such as sunflowers are becoming popular.
Ranching and farming are largely responsible for the wide open spaces that surround you. These agricultural lands provide critical habitat for both wildlife and diverse plant communities. hunting, camping, hiking, and bicycling are activities that easily coexist with agriculture on both private and public lands.
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|Date Added||Saturday, September 20th, 2014 at 1:40am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||13T E 463478 N 4565139|
|Decimal Degrees||41.23683333, -105.43581667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 41° 14.21', W 105° 26.149'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||41° 14' 12.60" N, 105° 26' 8.94" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||307, 970|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 119-127 Forest Rd 705, Laramie WY 82070, US|
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