The Ideal Hunting Ground Historical

The Ideal Hunting Ground Historical (HM1UL9)

Location: Beulah, WY 82712 Crook County
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N 44° 32.16', W 104° 9.42'

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Look around you! This valley was an excellent habitat for buffalo. The herd-gathering area was open grassland north, west, and southwest of the sinkhole. Natural drainage supplemented by man-made structures provided drivelines. The sinkhole was an excellent trap. Less than a mile south, the Black Hills provided the water, wood, and other resources the Indians required. The large processing camp had to be out of site (sic) and preferably downwind of the sinkhole. No wonder Indians were attracted to his location. The landscape provided all of the essentials for a successful communal hunt.

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HM NumberHM1UL9
Placed ByVore Buffalo Jump Foundation
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, September 23rd, 2016 at 9:01pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)13T E 566975 N 4931753
Decimal Degrees44.53600000, -104.15700000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 44° 32.16', W 104° 9.42'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds44° 32' 9.6" N, 104° 9' 25.2" W
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Area Code(s)307
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near Old U.S. 14, Beulah WY 82712, US
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