The Natural Phenomenon You’ve Never Heard Of That Hit Wyoming This Winter

When you’ve had enough Wyoming winter, and you’re cursing the cold, nature comes along and shows that something good can come out of every circumstance. In the case of plummeting temperatures, for example, they are necessary to create a beautiful, mind-blowing natural phenomenon most people have never heard of or seen. Only a few places have the perfect combination of circumstances for this incredible event to occur, and Wyoming is one of them.

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Have you ever seen stunning light pillars shoot up through the Wyoming night sky in winter? What other natural phenomena have you experienced that is unique to the Cowboy State?

Maybe it’s because winters are so long around here, but a lot of miraculous incidents seem to happen during our coldest season, like this odd event that has to be seen to be believed.