The Story Behind This Haunted Fort In Wyoming Is Truly Creepy

It seems like hauntings are always tied to history; spirits from the past coming back to visit the inhabitants of their old stomping grounds. Therefore, I guess we really shouldn’t be surprised that this old Fort in Wyoming, which is now a National Historic Site, is thought to be haunted by not one but a whole host of ghosts.

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There also have been sightings of ghosts outside of the buildings. Some of these apparitions include a young man in a raincoat, a surgeon in a blood-covered uniform, a headless man near Deer Creek, and an erratic Civil War soldier who has been spotted southeast of the fort.

Here’s a great video of haunted Fort Laramie by YouTube user, 101.9 King FM – Cheyenne’s Real Rock Variety.

Have you ever encountered any ghosts at Fort Laramie or anywhere else in Wyoming?

For other haunted places in Wyoming, check out These 10 Terrifying Places In Wyoming Will Keep You Awake Tonight.