10 Myths About Wyoming You Need To Stop Believing Right Now

The misconceptions people have about living in the Cowboy State don’t die easily. For some reason, the stereotype of Wyoming being trapped in an Old West time warp persists.

While we are proud of our cowboy/pioneer western heritage, the reality of life in Wyoming is that we lead normal lives just like the rest of the country, with all of the modern conveniences everyone else has. In an attempt to clear things up, we’ve compiled a list of 10 myths about Wyoming you can stop believing right now.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Have out-of-staters asked you about any of these myths? What other misconceptions about the Cowboy State belong on the list?

The truth is, there are loads of reasons to love living in Wyoming. In fact, here are 9 Ways to Fall in Love With Wyoming All Over Again.