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The Historic Occidental Hotel Saloon in downtown Buffalo, Wyoming
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The Historic Occidental Hotel Saloon still has bullet holes from Old West gunfights.

Riding horses through the Bighorn Mountains near Buffalo, Wyoming
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Buffalo is located at the foot of the Bighorn Mountains, the first mountains that travelers headed west from the Midwest plains will encounter.

Photo: Chad Coppess

A colorful mural in Buffalo, Wyoming
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According to local legend, the name of the town was literally drawn out of a hat. “Buffalo” was suggested by a resident whose hometown was Buffalo, New York.

Photo: Guy de Galard

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