The Laramie North Park & Western Railroad
Laying rail for the LHP&P (Wyoming Tales & Trails)
Map of portion of planned routes for the Laramie, Hahn's Peak and Pacific. (Wyoming Tales & Trails)
|CW&E Steam Engine via Visit Laramie|
It was acquired by Union Pacific in 1936, becoming its Coalmont Branch 15 years later. UP would own the line for over 50 years, before selling the line to the Wyoming Colorado Railroad in 1987, who would abandon it.
|Medicine Bow Rail Trail (TrailLink)|
The rugged 112 mile right-of-way is today occupied by the Medicine Bow Rail Trail, forest service roads, county roads and private property.
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