Upcoming Events

The 82nd Green River Rendezvous

will be held Thursday, July 6 to Sunday, July 9 at the Museum of the Mountain Man in Pinedale, Wyoming.

The Green River Rendezvous, its 82nd, is always the second weekend of July over a 4 day period with 100+ vendors. The town will close streets and fill parks with food, live music, entertainment and more to celebrate the legendary explorers, fur trappers and Native Americans who opened commerce in the American West. See Jim Bridger’s rifle at the Museum. The Green River Pageant with nightly rodeos and other activities. American Mountain Man Group puts on displays throughout the event and the the Rocky Mountain Fur Trade Journal Presentations on Friday and Saturday are sure to inform of new and historical figures of the fur trade. Plus tours of the Green River Rendezvous site may also be available.

Jim Smith  (jim@smithandmcgowan.com), 406-949-1002,  JSS event coordinator, will have a meeting room for JSS members to enjoy breakfast (no host) and morning meeting at9:30 am, Friday July 7, 8-12 Noon. If you are not staying at the Hampton Inn check in with reception desk when you arrive to find out about the meeting room location and cost for breakfast. A reception put on by the Museum will introduce the Rocky Mountain Fur trade Journal for 2017. Suggest JSS members to join in on this reception on Thursday evening July 6.

For more information on the event, see http://www.visitpinedale.org/events/event/green-river-rendezvous

The Museum of the Mountain Man’s web site is http://museumofthemountainman.com; See “Green River Rendezvous” for more details .

Hotel Reservation Information

Must book before April 1 to reserve a room
or there will not be any space left in town.
Make your reservations before the Next
Castor newsletter is published in March.

Here are a few of the hotels and phone numbers:

Hampton Inn and Suites. 307-367-6700
Sundance Lodge 307-367-4789
Baymont Inn and Suites 307-367-8300
Best Western Pinedale 307-367-6869
Wagon Wheel Motel 307-367-2871
Log Cabin Motel. 307-367-4579
The Lodge Motel 866-995-6343

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  1. My explorer’s name is Jedediah strong smith and I love your website it helped me on my Explorer Slide Presentation.

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