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John Jarvie Ranch

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Fun and historic place to visit

This place was so fun to visit. The Jarvie Ranch is a great preserved piece of history. The park... read more

Reviewed April 1, 2018
Kristie H
Outstanding History of the old west!!

This is must visit place, that takes one back to the days of settling the West. A wonderful display... read more

Reviewed October 24, 2017
Clearfield, Utah
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1 Apr 2018
“Fun and historic place to visit”
24 Oct 2017
“Outstanding History of the old west!!”
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Reviewed April 1, 2018

This place was so fun to visit. The Jarvie Ranch is a great preserved piece of history. The park ranger that runs the place is very knowledgeable. There are so many preserved pieces there to see. I could have stayed there for hours. To see...More

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank Kristie H
Reviewed October 24, 2017

This is must visit place, that takes one back to the days of settling the West. A wonderful display of old farm equipment, John Jarvie's store, and a dugout that Butch Cassidy resided. The surrounding landscape is breathtaking with the Green River flowing mere feet...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank dalehartog
Reviewed March 13, 2017

This is a wonderful place for families to see the old west. It is right on the river. There is a great campground close by. It is BEAUTIFUL place. Quiet and the fishing is also great. It is about 60 miles from Vernal but well...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank Colette1347
Reviewed October 18, 2016

I especially liked the little cemetery. I would have rated this higher, but unfortunately on the day we were visiting (8/15) the superintendent had left a note on the restroom door that he had gone to town for supplies and would return the next day....More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Nancy W
Reviewed August 31, 2016

I stopped by the John Jarvie Ranch when I explored Browns Park a couple of years ago. I'm a western history buff, so I wanted to see the area of one of Butch Cassidy's gang's favorite hideouts; which was Browns Park. I think John Jarvie...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Blusplyr
Reviewed April 15, 2015

We drove out there on a Tuesday and it was closed. Even though we couldn't get into the buildings, there was such good information signs on the property, you really got a good idea of life back then. We were the only ones there so...More

Date of experience: April 2015
2  Thank rhubarb457
Reviewed September 16, 2014

Lots of history at this site. The absolute best dug out cabin I have ever seen, with period furniture. The site has many period artifacts and original buildings

Date of experience: September 2014
4  Thank Voyager555Austin_TX
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