Obsidian Cliff

Approx. 13 mi. S of Mammoth;E. side of US 89, S. of ObsidianCliff Kiosk
Mammoth, Wyoming

Historic Document

Obsidian Cliff is located in Park County, Wyoming certified as a historic location on Wednesday June 19, 1996. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Industry/Processing/Extraction, Commerce/Trade, more specifically a Processing Site, Trade (Archeology). Obsidian Cliff was nominated by as a historic location by Other based on Event, Information Potential and its significance in Prehistoric, Commerce, Industry.

Obsidian Cliff Information

Other Name: 48YE433
Ownership Type: Federal
Type of Resource: Site
Cultural Affiliation: Early (Paleoindian), Middle (Archaic), Late Prehistoric Period
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site
Federal Agency Responsible for This Location: National Park Service

Obsidian Cliff Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 35800
Number of historically contributing buildings: 0
Number of historically contributing sites: 1
Number of historically contributing structures: 0
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Mammoth Historic Locations Park County Historic Locations Wyoming Historic Locations