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National Association Of State Park Directors
Wyoming State Parks
Historic Sites & Trails
Barrett Building, 4th floor
2301 Central Avenue
Cheyenne, WY 82002
(307) 777-6323

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Seminoe Activities Guide
Fort Fred Activities Guide
Currious about what to do at State Parks and Historic Sites?
Here is a few fun ideas that you can do at any of our parks or sites!
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State Parks
1. eXamine a stream side rock and look for aquatic insects.
2. eXert on a hike (to a waterfall).
3. eXcellerate down a hill on your bike or on a sled in the snow.
4. eXpel a rock over water
5. eXpress your creativity-draw a picture in the sand-add rocks to make a pattern
6. eXplore the dam or for tracks in the mud (or snow)
7. eXperience your echo or pine needle tea
8. eXpend energy chasing your shadow
9. eXhale next to a campfire or eXtinguish a campfire
10. eXplode with enthusiasm!
Historic Sites
1. eXperience a picnic in the grass.
2. eXpress your creativity- create a dandelion or clover chain
3. eXpend energy following a butterfly or bee
4. eXpand your brain- learn the names of 5 people important to the site/area/era
5. eXamine an artifact- what was it used for, who owned it, what do we use today for the same purpose
6. eXperience, through your imagination, being on a wagon train or hiding in a wagon box or fighting in a battle or cooking on the open prairie
7. eXperiment with a mud pie
8. eXpel a myth about Wyoming’s history
9. eXplain to a friend something new you learned
10. eXplode with enthusiasm

Upcoming Events for Kids Calendar
Kids’ Pumpkin Walk
Location: The Wyoming Territorial Prison State Historic Site - 975 Snowy Range Rd, Laramie, WY 82070

• FREE event •

Families with children enjoy a Fall afternoon filled with outdoor fun! Straw maze, pumpkin painting, games, treats, prizes, hay rides and so much more!

Time: Noon - 4 p.m.

Historic Governor's Mansion - Closed for Maintenance
Location: Historic Governor's Mansion -- 300 E. 21st Street, Cheyenne, WY

October 4 — November 20 Closed To The Public For Preventative Maintenance

Dark Cells: Prison Tour
Location: The Wyoming Territorial Prison State Historic Site - 975 Snowy Range Rd, Laramie, WY 82070

Admission fees apply and reservations required 20 max

•Lantern night tour of Prison – Visit our website for specific tour dates.

Time: 9:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.

Ghost Tours of Laramie City
Location: The Wyoming Territorial Prison State Historic Site - 975 Snowy Range Rd, Laramie, WY 82070

• Fees apply and reservations required

• Ghoulish tales and Hauntings

• visit for tickets.

Time: 7 p.m. - 9:30p.m.


Current Programs

Jumior Rangers and
Jumior Historian Programs

Learn how you can become one.
Trees for Wyoming
A program for youth to respond to
the beatle devastation happening
in Wyoming. Get Involved
Youth Ambassador Program
See how you can share our passion for the outdoors to inspire others to get outside and enjoy the state parks.
Wyoming ORV Youth
Outreach Program
Learn how to become a safe
and responsible rider.