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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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When bedtime rolls around, park the RV or roll out a sleeping bag; because at our overnight sites, all it takes to check in is a zip of the tent.

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State Parks

Wyoming has 12 state parks.
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State Historic Sites

Wyoming has 28 state historic sites.
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Wyoming Trails Program

Wyoming has over 640 miles of ORV trails and 2,585 snowmobile trails managed by a variety of agencies.
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"I have the distinction of being one of a handful of people who has been to every Wyoming State Park and Historic site. Maybe the only one who has done it during one month! These are among the best kept secrets in the United States." -- Alan O'Hashi (Facebook Review)

News & Updates

Wyoming State Parks launches new website


May 25, 2017

Contact: Domenic Bravo, 307-777-6324


            A new more informative and user-friendly website has been launched by the Wyoming Division of State Parks, Historic Sites and Trails.

            Developed in-house by Wyoming Department of State Parks and Cultural Resources web developer Chaundra Brock, the site features a new look and enhanced features. The site is also built for use by mobile applications.


            The new site is available at wyoparks.org and provides the user with photos, videos, news, upcoming events and much more.


Wyoming State Parks, Historic Sites & Trails
A Division of Wyoming State Parks & Cultural Resources
2301 Central Avenue, 4th Floor, Cheyenne, WY 82002

Trail End Extended Hours for Memorial Day

Trail End will be open extended hours on Memorial Day weekend. Hours on Saturday, Sunday and Monday, May 27-29, are from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. each day.




Ft. Fetterman Monthly Update

Happy Summer Everyone! Fort Fetterman will be open from Memorial Day to Labor Day. Our hours of operation this year are Tuesday through Saturday 9:00am-5:00pm.

Fort Fetterman has a lot going on this summer. We have three major events out at the Fort. July 4th will be the annual “Fetterman Days” event. This event is held on July 4th and the Friends of Ft. Fetterman group serves up a free pancake breakfast. There will also be re-enactors, vendors and great time at the Fort this day. Come celebrate with us!

Also this year is the 150th Anniversary of Ft. Fetterman. The Fort will celebrate July 14, 15, 16 with events happening each day. Stay tuned for more details as they come available.

Ft. Fetterman will also be open on August 21st for the Eclipse. Ft. Fetterman is in the path of this great universal event. Come watch the Eclipse at the Fort. State Fees for entrance will apply. Also, watch our website for updates related to what we have planned out at the Fort during the day of the Eclipse.

Fort Fetterman is always seeking volunteers, especially for events. If you are interested in volunteering at Ft. Fetterman for the 2017 summer season, please contact Mel Glover or Jenna Thorburn at the WY Pioneer Memorial Museum at 307-358-9288. The staff at WY Pioneer Memorial Museum also manage Ft. Fetterman and POW Camp Douglas Officers’ Club.

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