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Welcome to Wyoming State Parks, Historic Sites, & Trails

Finding your perfect vacation spot has never been easier!

Mountain bikes, boats and fishing poles are really just toys for grown-ups; so go be a kid again. After all, we've got plenty of trails for getting mud on those tires, including those in Guernsey, Buffalo Bill and Curt Gowdy State Parks.

If making a splash is more your style, we've got space for water sports and fishing at our many reservoirs . Once you're done playing, soak those bones in the therapeutic mineral water at Hot Springs State Park. 

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Hot Springs State Park Recruiting Legend Rock Volunteers

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Hot Springs State Park is recruiting volunteers to work at Legend Rock State Archaeology Site this summer. 

The site is open every day from May 1 to September 30 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

The site is set up for a camp host with water, sewer and electricity. Volunteers can use their own RV/camper or use a State Parks provided 25 ft. trailer.

Volunteers can commit to one week, one month or two months. Site hosts will work five days a week and open and close the site and visitor center. They will also be responsible for cleaning the restroom and the grounds.

An orientation will be given to the volunteers so they are familiar with the history and the rock art that is associated with this very unique area.  The visitor center is air conditioned.

Day volunteers are also needed to fill in for the camp host when they have their days off.  If interested, please call Kevin Skates at 307-921-2057 or e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

 

   
Wyoming State Parks, Historic Sites & Trails
A Division of Wyoming State Parks & Cultural Resources
2301 Central Avenue, 4th Floor, Cheyenne, WY 82002
307-777-6323www.wyoparks.org

 

Curt Gowdy State Park hosts ice fishing tournament

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Contact: Curt Gowdy State Park, 307-632-7946

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Curt Gowdy State Park in partnership with Wyofishtourney.com is hosting an ice fishing tournament at Curt Gowdy State Park, February 3 from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The tournament is scheduled at all three Curt Gowdy State Park reservoirs and features $2,500 in guaranteed cash prizes.

Cost of the tournament is $45 for adults and $25 for youth. Anglers must register to compete for prizes. Grand prize for adults is a $1,500 check and a $100 Sportsman’s Warehouse gift card for a youth.

Game fish and the corresponding reservoir is as follows:

  • Granite: Rainbow, Cutthroat, Brown, Brook, Perch                                               
  • Crystal: Rainbow, Cutthroat, Brown, Brook, Perch                                               
  • North Crow: Rainbow, Cutthroat, Brown, Brook, Grayling, Splake, Tiger Muskie

More information, as well as the rules, are available at wyofishtourney.com. There is a contact us form on the website or contact Curt Gowdy State Park at 307-632-7946.

 

   
Wyoming State Parks, Historic Sites & Trails
A Division of Wyoming State Parks & Cultural Resources
2301 Central Avenue, 4th Floor, Cheyenne, WY 82002
307-777-6323www.wyoparks.org

 

Keyhole State Park Holds Family Fishing Day

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A Family Fishing Day to benefit “Jason’s Friends”, a non-profit organization, is scheduled at Keyhole State Park beginning at 7 a.m.February 3.

A meeting at 7 a.m. at the Coulter Bay Boat Ramp kicks off the event with fishing lasting until noon. A BBQ lunch will be provided at noon with raffles and prizes starting at 2 p.m.

All Game and Fish and State Park rules will be in effect. Also, an ice fishing demonstration will be provided.

Please contact Keyhole State Park at 307-756-3596 with questions.

 

   
Wyoming State Parks, Historic Sites & Trails
A Division of Wyoming State Parks & Cultural Resources
2301 Central Avenue, 4th Floor, Cheyenne, WY 82002
307-777-6323www.wyoparks.org

 

Wyoming State Parks & Historic sites offer over 40 different Activities & Amenities. Including: fishing, camping, biking, boating...