Haunted Places in Shell, Wyoming



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    Historic Hotel Greybull

    Greybull, Wyoming

    14 miles from Shell, WY

    The 1914 hotel was originally the state bank for the township, but it went under during the Great Depression and lay empty for a few years. In 1927, the building was converted to a hotel, which was used as a front for a speakeasy and a brothel. Nowadays, the ...


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    Bighorn Medicine Wheel

    Lovell, Wyoming

    21.3 miles from Shell, WY

    This mysterious structure has been used as a worship site for hundreds of years. Not even the local Native Americans know who built it. Some researchers say it is at least 12,000 years old. Legend has it that if you fast for four days within the circle, the ancient spirits ...


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    The Blue Lady of Kane Cemetery

    Lovell, Wyoming

    32 miles from Shell, WY

    Kane is a sort of ghost town about 10 miles west of Lovell. It has no residents, but a few building foundations remain. When the Yellowtail Reservoir water level is low, the old town's remains and the historic cemetery can be seen. The Blue Lady who haunts this cemetery is ...


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    Shoshone Bar & Grill

    Lovell, Wyoming

    36.5 miles from Shell, WY

    The haunt here is said to be Ted Louie, a candy salesman who disappeared nearby in the 1940s. Electrical appliances run themselves, strange sounds and voices can be heard, and money floats through the air. Apparitions also have been seen; reports say he most often lingers in the basement.


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    Kendrick Mansion - Trail End

    Sheridan, Wyoming

    44 miles from Shell, WY

    Now a museum, this 1913 house used to be the residence of John B. Kendrick and family. Surveillance cameras are said to pick up ghostly images in the rooms. But when the police investigate in person, no one is ever found. The apparitions seem only to show up on camera.


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    American Legion Building

    Sheridan, Wyoming

    44.3 miles from Shell, WY

    Supposedly haunted. Witnesses have reported shadowy apparitions and ghostly voices. (Submitted by Callum Swift)


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    The Historic Sheridan Inn

    Sheridan, Wyoming

    44.7 miles from Shell, WY

    This inn unfortunately closed in October 2012. At this time, they are seeking sufficient money to pay off loans incurred when they attempted to do an historic renovation. When it was in operation, people claimed it was haunted by a variety of spirits who manifested themselves in typical haunting fashion. ...


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    Church of the Nazarene

    Powell, Wyoming

    50.6 miles from Shell, WY

    This church is the oldest standing building in Powell. In 1948 the building was moved from the corner of 3rd and Bent Streets to the corner of Park and Douglas street. Nothing specific is really known about the history of the building (besides the fact that it used ...


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    Northwest College

    Powell, Wyoming

    50.6 miles from Shell, WY

    Residents have heard footsteps in the showers, scraping chairs, and cabinets opening and closing inside locked, unused rooms. Reports have said that at 2 a.m. the oven and all the stove burners have been turned on at full heat. There has also been unexplained cold in a wing where a ...


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    The Moaning Man of Lake De Smet

    Buffalo, Wyoming

    51.1 miles from Shell, WY

    According to the Crow tribesmen who live in the area, the lake has long been haunted by a moaning ghost. However, the Moaning Man has been seen by many, not just Native Americans. Nearby residents say animals are spooked by the place as well. The Moaning Man is said to ...


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    Mansion House Inn

    Buffalo, Wyoming

    54.8 miles from Shell, WY

    This 1903 mansion was built for a retired army surgeon and his wife, and has been operating as an inn since the mid-twentieth century. Reports of various strange occurrences suggest a poltergeist may be haunting the establishment, such as doors slamming shut, keys being turned in locks by unseen ...


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    Historic Occidental Hotel

    Buffalo, Wyoming

    54.9 miles from Shell, WY

    The historic hotel was founded in the late 1880's, and was developed a reputation as a saloon and hotel frequented by outlaws and gold miners. The hotel was also a former bordello, and the daughter of a prostitute who passed away on the upper floor of the hotel has been ...


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    Little People of the Pryor Mountains

    Shell, Montana

    55.5 miles from Shell, WY

    The Crow Indians call these mountains sacred and attest that they are the home of "little people." These little people are rumored to be ferocious characters who protect the tribe, and have been known to tear the hearts out of enemies' horses. The story of the little people is strengthened ...


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    Gebo Cemetery

    Thermopolis, Wyoming

    56.2 miles from Shell, WY

    Visitors to this cemetery may be startled by the sound of crying babies and children.


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    Heart Mountain Relocation Center

    Powell, Wyoming

    57.9 miles from Shell, WY

    This World War II center for relocation of the Japanese has seen its share of spiritual activity. Daytimes here are quiet, although a friendly spirit may follow you around. But at night, it is reported that Shadow People are active. Witnesses have heard footsteps and noises, and had a feeling ...


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    Cowboy Bar

    Meeteetse, Wyoming

    59.9 miles from Shell, WY

    Patrons and employees of the Cowboy Bar have reportedly heard footsteps, and even steak orders, from invisible sources, and have witnessed bottles flying off the bar shelves. Some say full glasses will fall from the bar without spilling a single drop. Old tales tell that several murders have been committed ...


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    Irma Hotel

    Cody, Wyoming

    63.3 miles from Shell, WY

    This tribute to the old West hotel, built by Buffalo Bill is reported to be haunted. Guests report the usual haunting activity, ghostly footsteps, strange noises and allegedly the ghost of a man without a bottom half is seen gliding through the halls.


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    Hot Springs County Library

    Thermopolis, Wyoming

    64.9 miles from Shell, WY

    There may be more to check out than literature in this library. Reports say employees have come in to find books strewn everywhere. They've also heard strange sounds and seen shadowy figures.


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    Hot Springs County Museum

    Thermopolis, Wyoming

    65.1 miles from Shell, WY

    Visitors to the museum may see more than they expect. Reports have been made of ghostly people in old-time garb roaming the theater and sitting in the museum displays. Floating orbs of light also have been seen.


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    Cedar Mountain - Spirit Mountain

    Cody, Wyoming

    68.5 miles from Shell, WY

    Cedar Mountain was once called Spirit Mountain in reference to the many people who have been lost in the area's many caves. The caves and canyon are said to be haunted, and ghostly footsteps have been heard by visitors. Longtime residents say "little people" occupy this site. The caves are ...


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    Little Bighorn Battlefield

    Garryowen, Montana

    73.2 miles from Shell, WY

    At this monument to the historic battle also known as Custer's Last Stand, soldiers and Native Americans have been seen or heard in spirit form. Both visitors and employees have seen apparitions, experienced taps on the shoulder, and heard moans, screams, and Native American war cries. One of the phantoms ...


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    Little Cowboy Bar

    Fromberg, Montana

    80.9 miles from Shell, WY

    This quaint little bar and museum is haunted by a former owner, dressed in cowboy attire. Other paranormal activity reported here includes glasses breaking by themselves, objects disappearing and ghostly laughter. (Submitted by Callum Swift)


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    The Pollard Hotel

    Red Lodge, Montana

    84.8 miles from Shell, WY

    Much of the reported activity revolves around the third floor with many of the claims taking place in rooms 309-312. There are a variety of claims that generally revolve around people "feeling" odd, dizzy or light-headed or oppressed. People have reported seeing a woman in a yellow dress haunting ...


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    C.H King Building - Yellowstone Drug Store

    Shoshoni, Wyoming

    91.3 miles from Shell, WY

    This 1900's bank building formerly served as a pharmacy and a private residence, but is now a museum housing a vast collection of art, local memorabilia and curiosities brought in by the current owner. He claims that the building is haunted, and that on his first night living there, ...


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    Town Pump Casino

    Laurel, Montana

    91.8 miles from Shell, WY

    This casino is allegedly haunted, but the origin of the haunting is unknown. There are various reports of casino machines working by themselves, objects vanishing or moving around by themselves and apparitions which appear late at night in the casino building. (Submitted by Callum Swift)


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    Western Heritage Center

    Billings, Montana

    93 miles from Shell, WY

    The Western Heritage Center is believed to be haunted by the ghosts of a child named Priscilla whose footprints have been seen in the attic, an elderly man who sits near the fireplace in the basement, and an elderly woman who haunts the first floor and the Will James Room.


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    Northern Hotel

    Billings, Montana

    93.1 miles from Shell, WY

    There are reports of various guests and staff members in this historic hotel sighting two women dining, who have also been seen nearby in another historic commercial building. (Submitted by Callum Swift)


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    Rex Restaurant and Bar

    Billings, Montana

    93.1 miles from Shell, WY

    Patrons and staff would report that after the building has closed down for the night, all the lights would turn on and the doors would fly open of their own accord. Several diners and a barman working at the restaurant have reported being attacked by an unseen entity. A ghostly ...


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    Depot Antique Mall

    Billings, Montana

    93.1 miles from Shell, WY

    Back in the 1940s this was the site of a terrible plane crash. It is said that the nearby funeral home ran out of room to store the bodies, so some corpses had to be stored in the refrigerator at the grocery store, which is now the Depot Antique Mall. ...


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    Moss Mansion

    Billings, Montana

    93.1 miles from Shell, WY

    The Moss Mansion House Museum is said to be haunted by a young girl, a former resident here, and sometimes other members of her family. Witnesses report strange noises and doors that open by themselves at night.


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    YMCA Parking Lot

    Billings, Montana

    93.3 miles from Shell, WY

    Since moving to Billings from Harrisburg PA I've had a few weird experiences. I park at the YMCA across from my job. In the first parking lot twice I saw something small and black move into the back seat of my car when I was getting out to lock my ...


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    Dude Rancher Lodge

    Billings, Montana

    93.3 miles from Shell, WY

    Built in the early 1950's, this was the first large hotel built in the town since the late nineteenth century. It is also believed to be one of the most haunted. In the downstairs kitchen in the restaurant section of the hotel, the sounds of someone moving around pots and ...


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    Yellowstone Art Museum

    Billings, Montana

    93.4 miles from Shell, WY

    The historical jail in Yellowstone county, a man hung himself in a doorway here. Witnesses have reported hearing screams and voices coming from the basement. Also reports of people running and rattling on the bars of jail cells. (Submitted by Jack L)


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    Parmly Billings Library

    Billings, Montana

    93.4 miles from Shell, WY

    At the 1901 Parmly Billings Library, many ghostly things are said to happen. Apparitions are seen of a tall man in white on the fifth floor, a female with brown hair and glasses on the third floor, and a cowboy and another man on the second floor. Strange things happen ...


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    Juliano's Restaurant

    Billings, Montana

    93.5 miles from Shell, WY

    This historic home was converted to a restaurant, but workmen reported having their tools vanish and feeling an eerie presence. Others have reported seeing the apparition of a man in a suit standing on the stairs and staring down into the street late at night. (Submitted by Callum Swift)


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    The Weeping Woman

    Billings, Montana

    95.9 miles from Shell, WY

    The Weeping Woman is the name locals have for this ghost seen near Billings. She is said to walk along the banks of the Yellowstone River about 5 miles east of Billings. Those who have seen her say she is tall, has dark hair, and wears a white flowing gown.


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    Salt Creek Oil Field Ghost Lights

    Shell, Wyoming

    105.5 miles from Shell, WY

    On cool, clear nights, a light may be seen hovering above the oil field. Locals assert that it is the spirit of O'Rourke, an Irishman who once farmed the area. It is his ghostly lantern that emits the mysterious glow.


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    Colstrip Power Plant

    Colstrip, Montana

    109.2 miles from Shell, WY

    According to reports from employees of the power plant, ghostly figures sometimes can be seen traveling through the air between transistors. Also, voices can be heard talking, and objects will disappear only to later reappear in plain view.


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