Most People Don’t Know There’s A Hole In The Continental Divide Right Here In Wyoming

When you think of the Continental Divide, you probably picture majestic mountains, massive and solid, mightily drawing a dividing line through North America. That’s why it may be surprising to learn that there’s a hole in that colossal mountain range and it’s right here in Wyoming. The hole is known as the Great Divide Basin, and it’s located in a high desert region of the mountains which, it turns out, is the perfect place for such an anomaly.

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What other fascinating natural features have you found in Wyoming?