There is nothing like...

...the Carissa!  Where else can you see the pits & shafts where miners labored, then follow the transformation of the ugly grey rock to a gold bar!  The Carissa is a fascinating & authentic experience for the mining enthusiasts or for anyone interested in history.

Closed for the Season

Tours Resume Memorial Day 2021

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125 South Pass Main St.

South Pass City, WY 82520



South Pass City State Historic Site is part of the Department of State Parks & Cultural Resources


This website is funded by the

Friends of South Pass

A non-profit dedicated to the preservation & interpretation of South Pass City