Medicine Bow Rails to Trails

An old Union Pacific rail line ran from Laramie, Wyoming to Walden, Colorado in the earlier part of the 20th century.  In recent years, it has been converted into a dirt bike trail near Lake Owen in Medicine Bow National Forest.  Relics including spikes & coal can be found along the bike trail.  One of the original train depots is still standing near Foxpark, Wyoming, though it can only be viewed from afar.  Though the trail itself remains off limits to motorized vehicles, the adjacent areas are popular for 4-wheeling & ATV driving.

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Taken: 30/07/2011
Uploaded: 09/11/2011
Updated: 09/07/2012


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