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The 5 Stages Of Living Through A Wyoming Winter

Snowstorm in Wyoming
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Ready or not… Wyoming winter is coming fast.

Wyoming winters can be long and brutal, but they do provide an opportunity for outdoor recreation and stunning scenery.

Here’s the five stages to living through a Wyoming winter…


The fall colors at dusk in Edness K. Wilkins State Park
Bill Schwamle, Townsquare Media


October: Denial



It’s totally still fall and it’s going to be fall forever, right?




November: Acceptance



Snow was kind of fun right? Snowmen, skiing, hot chocolate, and it looks pretty.


Spencer Platt, Getty Images
Spencer Platt, Getty Images


December: Anger



“Why didn’t I get a snowblower this year?” “It’s normal that I can’t feel my toes, right?”


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Getty Images


January: Depression



“I forget what it feels like to be warm. Winter is never going to end…”


Chris LeDoux Park in Kaycee, Wyoming, with the tribute statue, Good Ride Cowboy
Bill Schwamle, Townsquare Media


March: Relief



It occasionally gets warmer, and while there’s still snow chances… spring is finally coming!


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