This Ghost Town In Utah Once Had More Than 1,100 Residents And Today It is Left Empty
By Courtnie Erickson|Published February 10, 2022
From Southern Utah to the Panhandle in Idaho, Courtnie Erickson has lived in what she believes are the best (and the most beautiful!) areas in the country. She graduated with a journalism degree from Utah State University and has more than 15 years of professional writing experience. You’ll likely see her with a Dr. Pepper in her hand and a pair of running shoes on her feet. Courtnie is a writer and editor at OnlyInYourState.
It is estimated that there are more than 100 ghost towns scattered around the Beehive State. While many of these ghost towns were once busy and thriving, today they are left empty. The town of Widtsoe is one of these ghost towns in Utah. At this town’s peak, more than 1,100 people called Widtsoe home. Today, you’d never know it.
Have you ever visited this ghost town in Utah? What was your first impression? We’d love to hear your thoughts in the comments!
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