Smith Mansion

You are here Home  > Historical Buildings >  Smith Mansion

This solitary mansion is only half-finished, with staircases that lead to nowhere, half-finished rooms and a rambling log structure that makes it so famous for its unusual construction. The original architect who designed and built the house entirely on his own feel to his death from the second storey, and many visitors have reportedly seen a man in cowboy boots wandering the upper levels of the structure. Legend says that on the site that the architect died, a solitary rose bush grows alone, despite the constant bad weather. Doors open and close by themselves, unexplained noises and voices are heard and disembodied footsteps have been reported inside the structure when there is no one around. The house is also believed to be haunted by an aggressive entity, which throws things at people and shouts at them.

(Submitted by Callum Swift)

If you've had a paranormal experience here, or have any additional information about this location, please let us know!



Rate this Haunted Place

What do you think? Is this place really haunted? Voice your opinion here! Click "thumbs up" if you think its haunted, or "thumbs down" if you think its all just a tall tale.


Geographic Information

Address:
2902 North Fork Highway
Cody, WY
United States

Get Directions »
GPS:
44.46103119019604, -109.49413132671907
County:
Park County, Wyoming
Nearest Towns:
Cody, WY (22.0 mi.)
Ralston, WY (35.6 mi.)
Meeteetse, WY (37.3 mi.)
Powell, WY (41.5 mi.)
Cooke City, MT (44.0 mi.)
Silver Gate, MT (44.9 mi.)
Garland, WY (46.5 mi.)
Bearcreek, MT (51.1 mi.)
Red Lodge, MT (51.5 mi.)
Belfry, MT (52.8 mi.)

Contact Information

Web:
http://www.smithmansion.org/

close

Please note: It is your responsibility to acquire appropriate permissions before investigating any location listed on this site. Private property should be respected at all times, as should all posted signs concerning trespassing, hours of operation and other local regulations. Many "ghost hunters" have been arrested because they failed to contact property owners and/or local authorities ahead of time.

Share Your Experiences

Close Comments

Share Your Comments

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *



Have a photograph taken from this location? Use the "Browse" or "Choose File" button below to select an image to upload along with your comment.

 


Disclaimer: The stories posted here are user-submitted and are, in the nature of "ghost stories," largely unverifiable. HauntedPlaces.org makes no claims that any of the statements posted here are factually accurate. The vast majority of information provided on this web site is anecdotal, and as such, should be viewed in the same light as local folklore and urban legends.