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Platte County hosts State Historical Society's annual Trek

Platte County’s history will be the highlight of the Wyoming State Historical Society’s annual Trek, this year hosted by the Platte County chapter. *Fun Activities: *Wagon rides, talks by local historians, the history of various landmarks, trips to historic Guernsey State Park, lunch at the Miners’ and Stockmen’s Bar in Hartville, and then a rare behind the scene glimpse into the historic Sunrise mines, and talks about the important archaeological excavations taking place. *Special guests:* Archaeologist Dr. George Frison, and young actress Kyleen Smith who will portray Platte County’s first traveling librarian, Mabel Wilkinson. Tours of Laramie Peak Museum and the Laramie River Power Plant will also be among the offerings. Chapter president, Patsy Parkin, invites everyone to consider attending, and reminds that registration closes on June 1. For more details contact her at 307-322- 9365 or register online at www.wyshs.org. Trekkers are required to register in advance by contacting Patsy