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Very nice view from the hill!

The view of Virginia City from Boot Hill is fantastic. The graves site markers are recreations but... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
thevisitor560
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Pocatello, Idaho
A Historic Stop

A beautiful view a Virginia City and it's just a quick drive from town. A sad story of the men... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
shanny557
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Missoula, Montana
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This hill overlooks Virginia City and marks the graves of the outlaws who were brought to justice by the local vigilantes.
  • Excellent24%
  • Very good36%
  • Average40%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“great view” (5 reviews)
“dirt road” (4 reviews)
“tour bus” (2 reviews)
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Virginia City, MT
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The view of Virginia City from Boot Hill is fantastic. The graves site markers are recreations but reportedly in the correct locations. Worth visiting if in Virginia City as it is a very short distance.

Thank thevisitor560
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A beautiful view a Virginia City and it's just a quick drive from town. A sad story of the men that are buried there, but a must if you are in town. This historic stop is marked clearly with sign's, and road is well maintained....More

Thank shanny557
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

It was a beautiful spot to overlook the town of virus city, it was quote breath taking! Love the history on boothill

Thank Ashlei C
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

A short drive up a dirt road behind town, well marked and easy to find. Only six graves here, 5 of which were Road Agents who were all hung on the same day. Tucked away in a small clump of sage is the final resting...More

Thank SWWelland
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

We passed on the open air tour in an antique fire truck because of the heat and drove our car to the top of the hill. There, two locals and 5 outlaws, all hanged on the same day, are buried. Five simple headstones mark their...More

Thank Texan78541
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Boot Hill, located on the north side of Virginia City, was the first cemetery in the city and also the resting place of the notorious Plummer Gang. Five of the gang's grave markers can be seen today (all 5 were hanged on the same day...More

Thank denver60
Reviewed 18 October 2016

After wandering up the hill we found Boot Hill, complete with five pairs of boots. I guess I'm comparing it to the one in Tombstone, AZ which is very interesting. This one mainly has a nice view of the town and surrounding area.

Thank TallTraveler2013
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Spent time checking out the area and feeling the old west! Enjoyed a few hours in shops and town. Visited in late September so not everything open, but enjoyed the flavor of the town. Shop owners were very friendly.

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Reviewed 23 August 2016

A totally western history experience, along with the various sights, and museums in both Virginia City and Nevada City. Go on your own or take in the tour, both are great!

Thank GamaSue
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Very quick stop that you can drive up to. Only took 15 minutes to walk around learn some history and take a few pictures. Look out for tour bus. Not a great place to park at when a tour bus is trying to drive around.

Thank Preston C
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