Double 8 awarded by WSGA
Elk Mountain Ranch receives award for stewardship efforts
February 5, 2020
"My grandpa moved to Double 8 in July of 1951 to manage the ranch for the Scott family." "The Scott's bought it in June of 1951."
Owen Williams is the third generation to manage the Double 8 Ranch near Elk Mountain. This year, under his care, the Double 8 won the Wyoming Stock Growers Association's (WSGA) Environmental Stewardship Program and Award, in partnership with the Wyoming Department of Agriculture.
The Double 8 is made up of 10,000 deeded acres. It is six miles south of Elk Mountain. The Medicine Bow River runs through the middle of the property and the Medicine Bow National Forest...