From the time of the Lewis and Clark Expedition to the modern day, the American West has had a hold on the imaginations of many. It is an area rich that is rich in history and natural splendor. For many, it is visions of famous lawmen and cowboys or the idea of pioneers riding long trails in the hopes of finding the opportunity for a better a life.
Whether it is the true history or what many have seen in popular Western films, people have dreams of seeing the famous places and experiencing the life of the Old West. While much of the West has been settled and many years have passed, there are still plenty of ways for people to get the genuine Wild West experience.
If you are looking to see the Old West in all of its glory and experience some of the most interesting history in the United States, check out a few of these ideas about ways to find an authentic Wild West experience.