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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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Wyoming has 12 state parks.
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Wyoming has 28 state historic sites.
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Wyoming has over 640 miles of ORV trails and 2,585 snowmobile trails managed by a variety of agencies.
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Historic Governors' Mansion Tinsel Through Time Exhibit Opens November 16

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Plans are currently underway for this year’s Wyoming Historic Governors’ Mansion
annual “Tinsel Through Time: White Christmas” event featuring collections inspired by a winter
wonderland and holiday décor through the ages.


This year’s festivities begin with an opening reception on November 16 from 4 p.m. to 8
p.m. and features entertainment and refreshments. The exhibit continues through December
22, Wednesday through Saturday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.


Also, visit the Historic Governors’ Mansion website at wyoparks.org to RSVP for a variety
of holiday events including two new “Craft in a Flash” offerings and Children’s Holiday Teas. The
children’s holiday teas each have a cost of $5.

 

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Tinsel Through Time: White Christmas has great partners in Visit Cheyenne, Pinnacle
Bank, Lowes, girls gone gourmet catering and Wyoming State Parks.

 

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Crews Removing Hazardous Trees at Hawk Springs

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Contact: Ann Rose, 307-837-2084

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Hawk Springs State Recreation Area is currently experiencing extensive trimming and removal of hazardous cottonwood trees affecting the campgrounds along the reservoir. 

TigerTree, Inc. of Laramie has arborist crews working to complete the work in the next couple of months before the reservoir level rises. 

Although the recreation site is open, the public is cautioned to avoid areas where arborists and their equipment are working.

Once the tree services are completed at Hawk Springs, the crews will be moving on to Guernsey State Park where they will be trimming trees at the Sandy Beach campgrounds.

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Big Horn Basin Outdoor Recreation Collaborative to meet Saturday

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November 2, 2018

Contact: Brooks Jordan, 307-431-9921

FOR IMMEDIATE RLEASE

The Big Horn Basin Outdoor Recreation Collaborative is scheduled to meet this Saturday, November 3. at 10 a.m. at the USFS Medicine Wheel District Ranger Station in Greybull. 

The Collaborative is exploring ways to promote outdoor recreation, develop new recreation opportunities, and create a plan to enhance the Big Horn Basin's recreation-based economy and quality of life.

The Collaborative consists of citizens, local, state and federal government, business owners, and outdoor recreation interest groups.  The Wyoming Outdoor Recreation Office and Wyoming State Parks are facilitating the discussions and helping to inform members of potential funding resources to support their initiatives.  

The meeting is open to the public and comment is welcomed at 2:45 p.m.  For more information contact Brooks Jordan at 307-431-9921 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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