The Little-Known Ghost Town In Wyoming You Can Only Reach By Driving An 12-Mile Dirt Road With River Crossings

Kirwin, Wyoming, is one of the state’s hidden ghost towns. It’s not a bustling site of preservation or tourist activity. Its abandoned, unchanged from when its residents left. The drive out here is one for experienced 4×4 travelers only, but it is truly worth the journey.

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Learn more about getting to Kirwin and the history of the town by reading the Forest Service website here. If you want to visit a ghost town but aren’t sure how your car will handle the rough road to get out here, plan a visit to South Pass City. It’s a fascinating historic site and much easier to get to!

Address: Kirwin, WY 82433, USA