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Moorcroft is a city in Northeast Wyoming, United States.


Moorcroft is a small town with a population of 807 and an altitude of 4,296 ft. (1,309 m).

Get in[edit]

Interstate 90 provides access to Moorcroft from Gillette, Wyoming to the west and Rapid City, South Dakota to the east, both of which have airports.

Get around[edit]


  • West Texas Trail Museum, 100 E Weston, +1-307-756-3496, fax: +1-307-756-9347, . It's a typical museum for the region with everyday objects and local history stuffed so full at first it feels cramped. With the museum being so quiet and standing so close to those well used tools or carefully saved mementos it becomes a personal experience with Moorcroft's history. Along the hallways are old photos and there is a sizeable mineral display for such a small museum. Free.


  • Moorcroft Jubilee. second Saturday in July. Chuck Wagon Breakfast, Parade, Free Bar-b-que, Rodeo Playday, and a Street Dance.





  • Cozy Motel, 219 W. Converse St., +1 307 756-3486, fax: +1 307 756-9898. 28 rooms, Cable/Satellite TV, Internet Connection Dial-Up, pets OK.
  • Keyhole Marina, Motel & Campground, 215 McKean Rd. (Located at Keyhole State Park), +1 307 756-9529. 9 rooms
  • Moorcourt Motel, 420 N. Yellowstone Ave., +1 307 756-3411, fax: +1 307 756-3322, . 30 rooms. Cable/Satellite TV, Full Kitchen, Limited Kitchen, Microwave, Refrigerator. Pets OK.
  • Rangeland Court Motel and RV Park, 108 N. Yellowstone Ave., +1 307 756-3595, . 10 rooms. Rooms have satellite television, A/C, and free high speed Wi-Fi. 5 RV park has full hookups up to 50 amps, and free high speed Wi-Fi. Pets OK.
  • Wyoming Motel, 111 E. Converse St., +1 307 756-3452. 1-Bedroom Units, 2-Bedroom Units. Cable/Satellite TV, Coffee Maker, Microwave, Refrigerator, Room Safe, Alarm Clock. Pets OK.


Religious services[edit]

  • Church of Jesus Christ of LDS, 105 S Yellowstone Ave, +1 307 756-9255.
  • First Presbyterian Church, 100 S Belle Fourche Ave., +1 307 756-3554.
  • Prairieview Baptist Church, 501 N Green River Ave., +1 307 756-3703.
  • St. Patrick's Catholic Church, 216 N Belle Fourche, +1 307 756-9478.



Go next[edit]

Routes through Moorcroft
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