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28-The Lost Rhoades Mines Part 2: Father and Son

8/4/2018
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On part 2 of the multipart episode we discuss the excursions of Thomas Rhoades to Carre Shinob as well as other spanish mines in the Uintas as well as his son Caleb Rhoades and his involvment in retrieving gold for the Mormon church

Duration:00:09:25

27-The Lost Rhoades Mines Part 1:Origins

7/28/2018
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On part 1 of the multipart episode we discuss the origins and initial characters of one of the greatest lost mine stories ever told The Legend of the Lost Rhoades Mines Tune in to hear about the lore behind these sacred mines cached away in the Uinta Mountain in Northeastern Utah and how the Mormon church could have quite possibly benefited from them

Duration:00:12:27

26-The Ghost Town of Frisco, Utah

7/20/2018
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On this episode we take a moment to thank all the amazing firefighters who have been diligently battling the flames here in the dry American West as well as talk about the ghost town of Frisco Utah

Duration:00:08:02

25-What is the Antiquities Act? Monday Micro Episode

7/10/2018
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On this Monday Micro Episode we briefly explain what the Antiquities Act is

Duration:00:03:30

24-Dino Discoverers of the American West: Earl Douglas

7/6/2018
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On this episode we talk about one of the great Paleontologists of the American West Earl Douglas who with the help of President Woodrow Wilson discovered and preserved one of the most popular tourist attractions in the world the Wall of Bones at Dinosaur National Monument in Northeastern Utah

Duration:00:08:23

23-Monday Micro Episode: What is a Sooner?

7/3/2018
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On this Monday Micro Episode we ask and answer the question What is a Sooner

Duration:00:01:55

22-Tommyknockers in the American West

6/28/2018
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On this episode we talk a little bit about those mischievous wee little beings known to warn miners of impending danger

Duration:00:13:36

21-What's a Stamp Mill

6/26/2018
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On this episode we talk a little bit about what a stamp mill is and how it works as it was an invaluable piece of mining equipment in the old west

Duration:00:03:06

20-The Word "STOP" in Telegraphy

6/18/2018
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Every wondered why folk back in the day used the word STOP after each sentence when sending a telegraph Tune in to find out

Duration:00:03:01

19-Butch Cassidy and the Fort Worth Five Photograph

6/14/2018
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On this episode we talk about a couple different variations concerning the infamous Wild Bunch photograph known as the Fort Worth Five

Duration:00:11:07

18-Bodie, California

6/7/2018
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Bodie is probably one of the most widely known ghost towns of the American west with its colorful towns folk and haunted history Tune in to hear about it all

Duration:00:10:47

17-Ghostly Garnet

5/30/2018
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When people think of Ghost Towns well they think of ghosts living in that town Though many Ghost Towns arent inhabited with otherworldly beings and they are in fact just and abandoned town Garnet may be the exception

Duration:00:12:43

16-The Ghost Town of Aurora, Nevada

5/22/2018
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Aurora was just a little ol mining town in Mineral County Nevada But what you probably didnt know is that it was graced by one of Americas most well known authors humorist publisher entrepreneur and lecturer

Duration:00:07:42

*CONTEST* FREE MUG GIVE-A-WAY

5/14/2018
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DONT FORGET TO ENTER THE FREE AMERICAN WEST HISTORY AND LORE MUG GIVEAWAY CONTEST

Duration:00:00:33

15-John Jarvie and Browns Hole

5/12/2018
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On this episode we talk about the life of John Jarvie and his homestead in browns hole

Duration:00:10:57

14-The Haunted Grand Canyon

5/6/2018
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Did you know Walt Disney had an awesome dedication to the Grand Canyon at Disneyland built in 1958 Did you also know that The Grand Canyon is no stranger to the paranormal Tune in now to hear the stories

Duration:00:14:31

13-Fenn's Treasure and, well, More Lost Treasure

4/28/2018
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Have you ever heard of Forrest Fenns Treasure Well neither had I up until recently Its a modern day Indiana Jones adventure Also do you remember John D Lee and his lost treasure I give to you 4 more brief tales of my top favorite lost treasures

Duration:00:18:03

12-The Castle Gate Mine Explosion

4/7/2018
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On this episode of American West History and Lore we discuss my adventure to Goblin Valley State Park a little bit of history of the park and we talk about the history of the Castle Gate Mine Explosion

Duration:00:11:37

11-The Wolfe Ranch

2/24/2018
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On this episode we talk about the Wolfe Ranch nestled in Arches National Park

Duration:00:07:15

10-The Ghost Town of South Pass City, Wyoming

1/27/2018
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On this episode we delve into some of the history of a very often visited ghost town known as South Pass City in Wyoming

Duration:00:13:46