Wyoming’s Notorious Fort Phil Kearny Lights Up During An Eerie Full Moon Lantern Tour

Hey Wyoming — it’s almost time for the spookiest night of the year! One of the most fascinating and creepy annual traditions is the full moon overnight tour of the infamous Fort Phil Kearny. Read all about it below!

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You’ll find Fort Kearny in the town of Banner, Wyoming. For more information on booking a trip to tour Fort Phil Kearny, click here.

Address: 528 Wagon Box Road, Banner, WY, 82832

If you love the wild Wyoming history, read the story of how The Most Famous Outlaw Hideout In The World Is Tucked Into The Wyoming Mountains. The area around the fort was the site of the Fetterman Fight in 1866 and the Wagon Box Fight in 1867.