Parks in Wyoming (32)

Ames Monument Historic Site
, WY
The Ames Monument is located about 20 miles (32 km) east of Laramie, Wyoming, south of Interstate 80 at the Vedauwoo exit. The monument is a four-sided, random ashlar pyramid, 60 feet (18 m) square at
Bear River State Park
Uinta County, WY
Bear River State Park is a day use only park comprised of 324 acres. It is home to small herds of bison and elk and boasts several miles of both paved and packed gravel trails. The Bear River State Pa
Buffalo Bill State Park
Park County, WY
The history of Buffalo Bill Reservoir and “Cody Country” is rooted in the rich lore of the old West. Buffalo Bill State Park was named for Colonel William F. “Buffalo Bill” Cody, famous as a wild west
Camp Douglas Officers' Club
Converse County, WY
During World War II, Douglas had the primary prisoner of war (POW) camp for Wyoming. All other POW camps in Wyoming were satellite sites of Douglas. The camp was over a square mile in size, comprised
Connor Battlefield Historic Site
Sheridan County, WY
The site consists of 20 camping and picnic sites nestled in an oxbow of the Tongue River in the shade of large cottonwoods. There are two restrooms, a playground, and horseshoe pits. Each camping and
Curt Gowdy State Park
Laramie County, WY
Curt Gowdy is located just 24 miles west of Cheyenne, Wyoming and 24 miles east of Laramie, Wyoming. Take State Route 210 (Happy Jack Road) to County Road 106 .;falls1;;Curt Gowdy State Park has seven
Edness K. Wilkins
Natrona County, WY
Edness Kimball Wilkins State Park is just 6 miles from Casper and is noted as the perfect picnic place. Cottonwood trees shade 40 plus picnic areas of which several are within a short distance to the
Fort Bridger Historic Site
, WY
Fort Bridger State Historic Site maintains and interprets historic structures and remnants from its 5 eras of occupation which include the Mountain Men, Mormons, Military, Milkbarn/ Motel and Museum.
Fort Fetterman Historic Site
Converse County, WY
Fort Fetterman is open to the public during the summer. A restored officers’ quarters and an ordnance warehouse have interpretive exhibits and artifacts of the fort’s history, Fetterman City and its I
Fort Fred Steele
Carbon County, WY
This frontier Army post that served as a hub for both the military and Wyoming’s lumber and livestock industries, is located just off I-80 at Exit 228. This frontier Army post has a fascinating histor
Fort Phil Kearny
Johnson County, WY
Fort Phil Kearny witnessed the dramatic events of Red Cloud’s War, 1866-1868. Today, the site encompasses 1000 acres, including Fort grounds, two major battlesites, and rich wildlife habitat.
Glendo State Park
, WY
History;Glendo State Park is found in one of Wyoming’s most historic areas. Tipi rings and a variety of cultural artifacts from the Arapaho, Cheyenne, Oglala and Brule Sioux tribes can still be found
Granger Stage Station
Sweetwater County, WY
Granger Stage Station State Historic Site is located in the town of Granger, WY. It was built as a stage station along the Overland Trail in the 1850s. Fort Bridger State Historic Site oversees, maint
Guernsey State Park
Platte County, WY
Guernsey State Park provides seven campgrounds. Five are around the lake. All campgrounds include comfort stations, picnic tables, fire grills and drinking water. We also have a trailer dump station l
Hawk Springs State Recreation Area
Goshen County, WY
Hawk Springs State Recreation Area (HSSRA) is a small recreation site administered by the Wyoming State Parks, Historic Sites & Trails Division (WSPHS&T). The site consists of 24 primitive campsites,
Historic Governors' Mansion
Laramie County, WY
Wyoming takes pride in the first residence provided for governors and their families. The home has been the setting for state dinners, first-family christenings, wedding receptions, and birthday parti
Hot Springs State Park
Hot Springs County, WY
Over colorful terraces along the Big Horn River at Thermopolis flows water from mineral hot springs. More than 8,000 gallons flow over the terrace every 24 hours at a constant temperature of 135 degre
Independence Rock
Natrona County, WY
Independence Rock also Known as the Register of the desert for the more than 5000 names that are a part of our pioneering history. One of the earliest signitures carved into the large granite rock is
Keyhole State Park
Crook County, WY
Keyhole State Park offers swimming, hiking, boating, water skiing, bird-watching and fishing. Some of the state’s largest fish have been caught at Keyhole. You can also reserve one of our 3 group shel
Legend Rock Petroglyph Site
Hot Springs County, WY
Legend Rock State Petroglyph Site is a 400 meter long, near vertical cliff with more than 92 prehistoric petroglyph panels and over 300 petroglyph figures. While the site is not extensively promoted,
Medicine Lodge Archaeological Site
Big Horn County, WY
More than 10,000 years of rich cultural history thrives at Medicine Lodge amongst the endless outdoor recreation opportunities. Wildlife viewing and opportunities for adventure are amongst the best in
Names Hill Historic Site
Lincoln County, WY
Names Hill State Historic Site is located along U.S. 189 near La Barge, Wyoming. Fort Bridger State Historic Site oversees, maintains, and interprets Names Hill. The site is a notable location along t
Oregon Trail Ruts
Platte County, WY
Oregon Trail Ruts State Historic Site (OTRSHS) provides visitors the opportunity to view and experience some of the best-preserved evidence of the great overland migration of the west, the Trail Ruts.
Piedmont Charcoal Kilns
Uinta County, WY
The Piedmont Kilns stand 30 feet across and 30 feet wide.;Piedmont Charcoal Kilns State Historic Site sits on the edge of the ghost town of Piedmont, Wyoming. Fort Bridger State Historic Site oversees