Explore Old Trail Town in Cody, Wyoming

Take a step back in time during your stay with The Cody Hotel in Cody, Wyoming, when you visit Old Trail Town. The historic site is a collection of old buildings that date back as far as 1879, and the village is less than a half-mile from our hotel. You’ll feel the ancient spirit of the west as you enter the site, which features 27 buildings, a cemetery, as well as Native American artifacts and relics from Montana and Wyoming. Continue reading to capture the essence of the Old Trail Town and what you can expect to experience and see during your visit to Cody, Wyoming. 

How Trail Came to Be
Each of the 27 buildings located at the trail was gently disassembled from their original sites, carefully moved, and reassembled in Cody by Bob Edgar, a Western historian. Among the buildings, you’ll find an old general store, saloon, cabins, a post office, and other structures that have been well-preserved over the years. If you’re looking for an authentic western atmosphere, you’ll find it in Cody, Wyoming, at Old Trail Town. 

Step into a Part of History
Have you ever caught yourself entirely captivated by an old western movie so much that you felt as though you were born in the wrong time period? The best part about the Old Trail Town is that there is no such thing as a replica at this historic site. All of the buildings are entirely original, and you’ll be walking on the same floorboards that once graced the presence of Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid. Along with buildings, you’ll find authentic carriages, furniture, pioneer clothing on display, and so much more! This authentic old west atmosphere will be one of the biggest highlights from your visit to Cody, WY. 

East Yellowstone Accommodations
Along with Old Trail Town, the Buffalo Bill Center of the West is another great stop in Cody, Wyoming, that will help you expand your knowledge of the wild west. So what are you waiting for? Summer will be here before you know it, and you’ll want to book early to ensure your spot during the busiest season of the year. The Cody Hotel offers a five-star experience with several Yellowstone accommodations that are great couples, families, and friends!

Please take a look at our Video Tour of The Cody Hotel to view the different amenities, rooms, and services that we offer in Cody, Wyoming.