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Overlooks- WYOMING TERRITORIAL PRISON
 

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Overlooks- WYOMING TERRITORIAL PRISON

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Connect with nature on the trail north to the scenic overlook on the Big Laramie River. This area is home to many species of fish, animals, birds and insects. Interpretative signs along the trail and at overlook help identify the wildlife in the area.

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More information:

  • Laramie River Nature Trail – This trail begins at the prison stockade and winds north along the Laramie River to a scenic overlook shelter at a bend in the river. Interpretation topics include Laramie Basin Inhabitants; Geology and Soils; Riparian Wetland Mammals; Riparian/Wetland Habitats; Riparian Bird Life; Riparian/Wetland Vegetation; Laramie River Flora and Fauna; Laramie River Fishery
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LocationLocation

Overlook is located on the river, ¼ mile north of Prison Stockade.

AvailabilityAvailability
April 1 - October 31 daily from 8am - 7pm.
FeesFees
Regular Admission Fees apply

 

 
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Hours

 

April 1 – 30

  • 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. - Monday – Saturday
  • Closed Sundays

May 1 – September 30

  • 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. - Daily
  • Open on Memorial Day, Independence Day and Labor Day

October 1 – 31

  • 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. - Daily
  • Last Admission Ticket sold 1 hour before closing

November 1 - December 20

  • Reservations only for Holiday Parties

January 1 - March 31

  • Closed to Public (Staff available for inquiries)

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