Wyoming

Vore Buffalo Jump Into An Archeological Dig

In the 1970’s the engineers looking to extend interstate 90 West found a giant sinkhole on the Vore family lands.  When they surveyed the sinkhole in order to fill it up with concrete, they found that it was a giant pit of bison remains.  Needless to say, the engineers moved

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Old Faithful Inn in Yellowstone

The Old Faithful Inn Provides History With A View

If you are visiting Yellowstone National Park, you should definitely visit (or maybe even stay at) the Old Faithful Inn which overlooks the famous Old Faithful geyser in Yellowstone. This hotel is a national treasure and the largest log hotel in the world. Contents1 The Old Faithful Inn History2 Old

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The Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone

In the days before photography, there were only landscape painters who could convey the grandeur and beauty of a place.  The works of one such landscape painter helped created the very first national park, Yellowstone. Contents1 Art Makes A Difference2 A National Treasure3 The Grand Canyon o the Yellowstone Art

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Seven Strange Facts About Devils Tower

Devils Tower is a national monument in Wyoming which has to be seen to be believed.  Seriously. It is a strange geological formation that shoots straight up into the sky 1200 feet from the ground. Theodore Roosevelt thought it was pretty impressive, too, and named it the first national monument

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