Cisco, Utah: Cisco Ghost Town

Watering stop for 1880s railroad; bypassed by I-70, and lost its post office in the last decade or so. A dozen remaining buildings and lots of junk, a few residents. Location for films such as "Vanishing Point" (1971) and "Thelma and Louise" (1991).
US Hwy 6, Cisco, UT
22 miles west of Colorado border. I-70 exit 21 to US Hwy 6 east, continue 4.7 mi. Before Hwy 128. Snap pics from road and be respectful of inhabited/private property.
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Tire wall.

Cisco Ghost Town

It seems the town is improving, with new additions to the post office, including an outhouse. There are a couple of houses/RVs that look like people are living there.

[Adventures Of Cluckleberry Hen, 07/01/2017]

The post office.

Cisco Ghost Town

Cisco is truly in the middle of nowhere, and it's not what you would think, but it was worth the little side road adventure. The main road that takes you to the ghost town also takes you back out to 15 if you continue straight. We think someone may still live there, since there were satellite dishes on two of the houses. The picture I took is of the post office. Happy exploring!

[Chandra Riccio, 08/17/2016]

Abandoned Town of Cisco.

Abandoned Town of Cisco

Cisco is still there, still abandoned, still blowin' in the wind. I saw a maximum of two structures that potentially could have been inhabited, but I didn't see any animals or any other human beings.

[J.A., 05/26/2016]

Cisco ghost town.

Cisco Ghost Town

Cisco is one of the most complete ghost towns you will find, along with being very easy to get to.

[Roger Paige, 09/10/2015]

House with dish and camera.

Cisco Ghost Town

Feels abandoned, for sure. But curious about the one abode with a camera and satellite dish. The camera could be real or not but it's there...

[GoDogGo, 04/03/2015]

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