Point of Rocks Stage Station State Historic Site
The Point of Rocks Stage Station State Historic Site is located east of Rock Springs, Wyoming. It was constructed either in 1861 or 1862 and used as a rest stop on the old Overland Trail. People traveled westward on the trail and the station served as an important juncture. The building has been restored and was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1970.
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