Three Crossings

Here, just north and east of Jeffrey City, the river is trapped in a narrowing valley. Its side-to-side meanders necessitated either crossing the river three times within a short distance or exiting the valley and fighting the heavy sand on its south side.

Panorama of the Three Crossings valley

Site of Three Crossings

Looking west out the narrow exit of the Three Crossings valley
Looking back east from the exit of the Three Crossings valley

MSR Maps link for this location