Rendezvous in the Rocky Mountains, 1825-1840

Including hyperlinks to historic source documents pertaining to each rendezvous

1825


Confluence of Burnt Fork, Henry's Fork, and Birch Creek, near present-day Burntfork, WY.

Map (link to TerraServer)

Sources

1826


Mouth of Blacksmith's Fork Canyon, near present-day Hyrum, Utah

Map (link to TerraServer)

Sources

1827


South end of Bear Lake, Utah

Map (link to TerraServer)

Sources

1828

South end of Bear Lake, Utah - Same location as 1827

1829

First Location

Popo Agie, near Lander, WY

Second Location


Pierre's Hole, near present-day Driggs, Idaho.

1830

Confluence of Popo-Agie River and Wind River, near present-day Riverton, Wyoming.

Map (link to TerraServer)

Sources

1831

Cache Valley, UT
(Supply trains did not show up until late fall.)

Sources

1832

Pierre's Hole, near present-day Driggs, Idaho.

Map (link to TerraServer)

Sources

1833


Green River, confluence of Horse Creek, near present-day Pinedale, Wyoming.

Map (link to TerraServer)

Sources

1834

Ham's Fork, NW of present day Granger, WY; Rendezvous included several different camps within ten miles of each other, upstream of the confluence of Ham's Fork and Black's Fork.

Map (link to TerraServer)

Sources

1835

Green River, confluence of Horse Creek, near present-day Pinedale, Wyoming.

1836

Green River, confluence of Horse Creek, near present-day Pinedale, Wyoming.

1837

Green River, confluence of Horse Creek, near present-day Pinedale, Wyoming.

1838

Confluence of Popo-Agie River and Wind River, near present-day Riverton, Wyoming.

1839

Green River, confluence of Horse Creek, near present-day Pinedale, Wyoming.

1840

Green River, confluence of Horse Creek, near present-day Pinedale, Wyoming.