Railhead: Arminto Wyoming: This is what is left of the sidetrack at Arminto Wyoming, and of a hotel along the rail line, which was located where the grove of t...The comments were from a former resident of Arminto who lived there in the commentor's youth. The first hand recollections are very interesting as to what the town was like at that time. As people familiar with the town know, it's mere shawdow of its former self today, and is even less now than what it was when I was in my late teens in the early 1980s.
This provides a really interesting example of how the fortunes of a town can rise and fall. Arminto was once the busiest sheep shipping point on Earth. Not in the US, but on the planet. Now the sheep are mostly gone, and the town is mostly gone as well.