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Wyoming State Parks
Historic Sites & Trails
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Cheyenne, WY 82002
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Upcoming Events for Kids Calendar
Jul
19
2nd Annual “Run Like a Bighorn” trail run
Location: Sinks Canyon State Park
– 2nd Annual “Run Like a Bighorn” trail run, registration at 6 a.m., run at 7 a.m., contestants can pre-register at the visitor center anytime before the race, $20 for adults and $10 for children under 18, all runners receive a Bighorn t-shirt and water bottle, race is a challenging run up the canyon from Sawmill Campground to the park boundary and back to the visitor center, all money raised goes towards new displays in the visitor center, race sponsored by Sinks Canyon Natural Resource Council, Fremont Motors, Wind River Casino, Meridian Trust and Wild Iris Sports, 307-332-6333.
Jul
19
Cheyenne Frontier Days Governors Exhibit
Location: Historic Governors' Mansion State Historic Site, 300 E. 21st Street, Cheyenne, WY, 82001
Cheyenne Frontier Days Governors Exhibit, experience the First Families’ participation in Cheyenne Frontier Days through the ages, open to the public 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., 307-7777878.
Jul
19
Sand Volleyball Tournament
Location: Guernsey State Park
Sand Volleyball Tournament, 307-836-2334.
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Current Programs

Jumior Rangers and
Jumior Historian Programs

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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.




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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!
Print Activity List
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