Wyoming ghost towns

The Legend of Benton: Wyoming’s Wildest Town
After the railroad first arrived in Cheyenne, it quickly developed a reputation as one of the wildest outposts on the western frontier. While stories of the "Hell on Wheels" era are well documented, there was one short-lived Wyoming town that was even rowdier than Cheyenne or Laram…
The First (and Worst) Serial Killer In Wyoming History
Just in time for Halloween, here's a creepy story about, arguably, the first and worst serial killer in Wyoming, a woman named Polly Bartlett.
Bartlett came to Wyoming with her father, brother and niece in 1868. They settled in South Pass City, which at the time was experience a mining boom and …