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The Story of Jake Korell

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Name: The Story of Jake Korell
Date: September 15, 2018
Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM MDT
trapping
Event Description:
RM “The Story of Jake Korell” Sept 15 3pm
 
Learn all about local legend and trapper Jake Korell in this Wyoming Community Bank Discovery Speakers Series.
 
Jake Korell was a colorful character who started trapping at the age of 7 and continued until his death in 2013.  Jake’s life and trapping skills are a huge inspiration behind the Wind River Heritage Center in Riverton.  Besides trapping Jake was also a quarter horse breeder, a big game outfitter, a taxidermist, and a farmer.  Come learn more about his amazing character in Fremont County’s history.
 
This program is free and open to the public.
Location:
Riverton Museum
700 E Park Ave
Riverton, WY 82501
Date/Time Information:
September 15, 2018
3pm
Contact Information:
Riverton Museum 307-856-2665
Fees/Admission:
Free to the public
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