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Facts About the Storied History of Wyoming

Citation:©[vicnick08]/Adobe Stock There is a lot to learn about Wyoming’s past. Discover the history of Wyoming and the events that led to it becoming the 44th state of the United States. The Louisiana Purchase The history of Wyoming as it…

4 of the Most Beautiful Waterfalls in Wyoming

Citation:©[Amanda Mortimer]/Adobe Stock The Equality State is home to some of the most beautiful nature sights in the country, including a stunning array of waterfalls. Here is our list of the most beautiful waterfalls in Wyoming. Lower Falls Lower Falls…

Best Places for Stargazing in Wyoming

Wyoming is the optimal place to stargaze for a variety of reasons. Between the raised altitude of several regions and the reduced amount of light pollution, the state’s night sky is truly a sight to behold. If you’re looking to…

Best ATV Trail Parks in Wyoming You Have to Experience

Wyoming remains one of the most beautiful states in the country. The stunning mountains and natural formations also make for a great motor biking adventure. If you are not used to the picturesque land of Wyoming, going into the heart…

Mining Legends: Lost Treasures & Superstitions

Citation: ©[TTstudio]/Adobe Stock Mining history is rich with myths from over the years. Some have to do with superstitions, while others have to do with lost treasures deep within the caves. Learn about some mining legends that will either keep…

A Brief Guide to Idaho Crude Oil Production

CITATION: “© [zhengzaishanchu] / Adobe Stock” A few years ago, Idaho officially became a crude oil-producing state. Other nearby states, such as Colorado, Utah, and Wyoming, also produced gas and oil commercially, and the Gem State now helps the global…

A Look Back on the History of Mining in Wyoming

CITATION: “© [Rosemary] / Adobe Stock” Wyoming is currently the leading producer of coal in the United States and is home to the largest coal mine in the world. Dig into the rich history of mining in Wyoming to learn…

7 of the Top Producing Coal Mines in Wyoming

CITATION: “© [adam88xx] / Adobe Stock” Since 1986, Wyoming has held the title of the nation’s leading coal producer. Home to 7 of the top ten producing mines in the United States, it currently provides roughly 40 percent of the…

Wyoming’s Natural Resources

Citation: ©[Robert]/Adobe Stock Wyoming has a variety of resources at their disposal. From agriculture to mining—the state is a well-oiled machine when it comes to producing fuel. The coal and gas mining industries, in particular, are the most successful. In…

6 Scenic Overlooks in Western Wyoming You Should Visit

As you make your way through western Wyoming, take some time to stop at the six scenic overlooks mentioned below. The state’s beauty is something everyone should witness at some point in their lives—so don’t forget your camera! Blacktail Ponds…