The Old Settler's Picnic - A Devils Tower TraditionMusic! Dancing! Baseball! Food! Drink! Friends! Relatives! All this and more took place at the Old Settler's Picnic. Pioneer gatherings at the Tower, usually on the 4th of July, started in the 1890s. These events drew hundreds for the biggest local celebration of the year. Starting in 1932, these events became known as the Old Setter's Picnic. The largest event took place in 1934, with 4,532 participants.
|Placed By||U.S. Department of the Interior, National Park Service|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, September 20th, 2016 at 9:01pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||13T E 522256 N 4937466|
|Decimal Degrees||44.59020000, -104.71960000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 44° 35.412', W 104° 43.176'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||44° 35' 24.72" N, 104° 43' 10.56" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near Co Rd 174, Devils Tower WY 82714, US|
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