We drove up US 287 from Fort Collins to Laramie. When we got to I-80,
there were horrendous head winds (~40mph). We weren't going too fast
there! Turning onto US 287 at Rawlins, we came to the Split Rock. At
this point, The route of the Oregon Trail coincides with the highway.
We stopped for the night in Lander, where we visited the grave of Bill's
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