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  • Giant Parade Rifle

    Giant Parade Rifle

    Cody, Wyoming

    A big rifle spans the top of a gun shop off Cody's downtown, salvaged from the 1976 Bicentennial parade with John Wayne.

  • Giant Buffalo Skull Doorway

    Giant Buffalo Skull Doorway

    Dubois, Wyoming

    Walk through the nasal passage of a giant dead buffalo to enter the building. Fun, Wyoming style.

  • Tie Hack Monument

    Tie Hack Monument

    Dubois, Wyoming

    Tie Hacks "hacked" railroad ties out of Wyoming trees. In 1946 their employer erected an impressive monument in their honor.

Sights for Oddball Excursions

  • Ames Brothers Pyramid

    Ames Brothers Pyramid

    Buford, Wyoming

    The Ames Brothers, fatcat 19th century industrialists, are now as forgotten as the towering pyramid that was built in their honor.

  • Mel Gould's Buryville

    Mel Gould's Buryville

    Cheyenne, Wyoming

    Mel Gould has filled his property with wind-powered folk art, works in an underground shop he calls Buryville, and enjoys visitors.

  • Ride the Jackalope

    Ride the Jackalope

    Dubois, Wyoming

    Classic photo-op atop a stuffed six-foot-high jackrabbit with antlers and a saddle.

  • Wyoming Frontier Prison Museum

    Wyoming Frontier Prison Museum

    Rawlins, Wyoming

    Gas chamber, gallows, perky tour guides.

  • Shoes Made From Big Nose George

    Shoes Made From Big Nose George

    Rawlins, Wyoming

    Lynched killer hand-me-downs still delight school children.

  • Former World's Largest Jackalope

    Former World's Largest Jackalope

    Douglas, Wyoming

    The Jackalope is the Official Mythological Creature of Wyoming.

  • Museum of Flight and Aerial Firefighting

    Museum of Flight and Aerial Firefighting

    Greybull, Wyoming

    Giant retired aircraft hulks await your perusal at this working airport.

  • Giant Head of Abraham Lincoln

    Giant Head of Abraham Lincoln

    Laramie, Wyoming

    Abe's monumental gleaming head looks down from the highest point of the old Lincoln Highway.

  • Wind River Heritage Center - Wax Museum

    Wind River Heritage Center - Wax Museum

    Riverton, Wyoming

    Collection of trapper-taxidermist Jake Korell, and Wyoming history in wax: first woman hanged, autopsy of Big Nose George, Mormon handcart ordeal, Teddy Roosevelt, Thomas Edison.

  • Tree in the Rock

    Tree in the Rock

    Buford, Wyoming

    Famous tree that seems to sprout from solid rock, preserved between the east and west lanes of I-80.

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