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Museum of the Mountain Man

700 East Hennick, Pinedale, WY 82941
+1 307-367-4101
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Must Stop for History Buffs

This place tells the story of the growing west better than anything I have seen or read. Do not... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
doug b
Toledo, Ohio
Wonderful depiction of the fur trade era in the American West

I am a big fan of this period of history so I thoroughly enjoyed finally getting to visit this... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Patterson, ID
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700 East Hennick, Pinedale, WY 82941
+1 307-367-4101
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This place tells the story of the growing west better than anything I have seen or read. Do not miss it.

Thank doug b
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am a big fan of this period of history so I thoroughly enjoyed finally getting to visit this particular museum. We spent about two hours in the museum & could have easily spent 2-4 hours more to fully 'do' the museum. They have a...More

Thank JRGidaho
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

This museum is very nice especially considering it is in a small town. Very good exhibits that they rotate occasionally. Nice building with lots of parking. Best time to visit is during the yearly rendezvous when they have exhibits outside and presentations about the fur...More

Thank Wyogunrunner
Reviewed 17 November 2016

We came through Pinedale specifically to see the Museum of the Mountain Man and we were not disappointed. The displays were was a well thought out and informative. The museum was interesting for people of all ages. Would absolutely go back!

Thank natinthewildtravel
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Interesting mountain man stuff, not the most engaging museum I've seen but not bad. $10 per person seemed a little high for the experience.

Thank MJ5007
Reviewed 2 October 2016

The Museum is first rate---very informative with good information, great exhibits and a friendly staff.

Thank ballhawg
Reviewed 2 October 2016

After spending the night in Pinedale I figured it would be a pity not to stop by this Museum. I'm glad I took the time. The museum is not super big so you can actually stay motivated to read all the information ;) There's also...More

Thank Gwen_BE
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Thank you for your review! We are glad you enjoyed the museum and were able to get the most out of all the information panels (we know there are a lot!) We hope you can come visit again! :)

Reviewed 26 September 2016

We stopped at the Museum of the Mountain Man while visiting Pinedale, WY. It is a first class museum with many interesting exhibits. A really wonderful look into the era of the Mountain Man - what it was like, how it began, and how it...More

Thank BoilerFan_10
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Really enjoyed the entire presentation. Loved the isolation of the area and all of the displays in the museum. Was snowing while we were there and made the whole experience even better. Beautiful country.

Thank rantuc
Reviewed 18 September 2016

This museum focuses on the short period (about 1800-1840) when "Mountain Men" roamed the west for beaver. It does a good job of integrating a lot of history and has varied displays. We spent about an hour at the museum. The Green River Rendezvous was...More

Thank hike-n-xcski
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