People Used To Flock To This Tiny Utah Town To Mine Silver In Sandstone

There are small towns all around Utah with a unique history but one that is often forgotten is the history of Silver Reef. In the late 1800s, people flocked to this mining town to strike it rich. Unfortunately, however, this wealth didn’t last long and today, Silver Reef is a ghost town with a few attractions that are certainly worth checking out.

Have you ever been to Silver Reef? What did you think of this ghost town in Utah? We’d love to hear your thoughts in the comments. You can also learn more about Silver Reef, including its buildings and museum, on the Silver Reef website.

Do you enjoy checking out ghost towns in Utah? If so, make sure you plan a visit to Widtsoe, a ghost town in Garfield County.

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Address: Silver Reef, UT 84746, USA