Wyoming Recreation Areas

Looking for awesome outdoor recreation areas in Wyoming? View Wyoming parks and recreation areas below, listed in alphabetical order. Each listing has images, full description, map, directions, activities, phone number, and links to campgrounds and hiking trails within the recreation area.

Bald Ridge Trail, Wyoming Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions This site is located 18 miles north of Cody off Wyoming State Highway 120. Turn left onto Park County Road 7RP and continue approximately five miles; look for the Hogan-Luce Trailhead sign and take a left onto the one-mile long access road to the site. Phone 307-578-5900? Activities CAMPING,

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Little Bighorn West Trailhead

Bighorn National Forest, Wyoming Recreation Area Info & Images

Activities AUTO TOURING, BIKING, BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, HUNTING, OFF HIGHWAY VEHICLE, PICNICKING, WINTER SPORTS, VISITOR CENTER, FIRE LOOKOUTS/CABINS OVERNIGHT, HORSE CAMPING Campground Reservations Wyoming Campgrounds | CIRCLE PARK CAMPGROUND | MIDDLE FORK | SOUTH FORK (WYOMING) | Ranger Creek Recreation Area | LAKEVIEW BIGHORN | SITTING BULL

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Bobcat-Houlihan Trail, Wyoming Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions The trailhead is located 28 miles southwest of Cody. Travel on Wyoming State Highway 291 (the South Fork Highway) 28 miles. Turn right onto Park County Road 6EH and travel approximately three miles to the trailhead. Phone 307-578-5900 Activities HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, HUNTING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PHOTOGRAPHY Campground Reservations Wyoming

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Pearson Creek Trailhead

Bridger-Teton National Forest, Wyoming Recreation Area Info & Images

Activities AUTO TOURING, BIKING, BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, HUNTING, OFF HIGHWAY VEHICLE, PICNICKING, WINTER SPORTS, VISITOR CENTER, WILDLIFE VIEWING, FIRE LOOKOUTS/CABINS OVERNIGHT, SWIMMING, HORSE CAMPING Campground Reservations Wyoming Campgrounds | FREMONT LAKE | New Fork Lake Group Campground | STATION CREEK CAMPGROUND | LITTLE COTTONWOOD GROUP | NARROWS

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Buffalo Bill Reservoir, Wyoming Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Site is 8 miles west of Cody, Wyoming on U.S. 14-16-20 (Yellowstone Highway). Phone 307- 587-9227 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, HUNTING, PICNICKING, RECREATIONAL VEHICLES, VISITOR CENTER, WATER SPORTS Campground Reservations Wyoming Campgrounds Hiking Trails Wyoming Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Wyoming Recreation Areas | Visitor Center web page Buffalo

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Burnt Hollow, Wyoming Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions From I-90, take Exit 124 and turn north on WY 50/Skyline Drive and continue 0.3 mile to the intersection with Hwy 14/16/59. Turn left onto Highway 14/16/59 and travel 6.8 miles toward Gillette Regional Airport. When routes divide, turn right onto Highway 59 North. Continue along Highway 59 N

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CCC Ponds/Pinedale Pathway, Wyoming Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Take Hwy 191 south to Pinedale, turn north on Skyline Drive then turn west on Fremont Lake Road. Continue 3.2 miles on Fremont Lake Rd, then follow sign directing to the CCC Ponds parking area. Phone 307-367-5300 Activities FISHING, HIKING, WINTER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION, PHOTOGRAPHY Campground Reservations

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Deep Gulch, Wyoming Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions From State Highway 789 (the Baggs highway) at Dad (20 miles north of Baggs or 28 miles south of Creston Junction) head east on Carbon County Road 608 about 6 miles, turn on to BLM Road 3305. Proceed for 1/2 mile and get on BLM Road 3308 proceeding easterly

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Dubois Badlands, Wyoming Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Access to wild lands inherently requires navigational skills and requires four wheel-drive/high clearance vehicles. Visitors should be prepared for adverse weather and road conditions. The WSAs in the Lander Field Office are primarily accessed by unnamed/unsigned two track roads; in many cases, these roads are impossible to find without

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Dugway Recreation Site, Wyoming Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions From Rawlins, take I-80 east 5 miles to the west Sinclair exit, then go north on County Road 351 about 7 miles to the turnoff on the right. Phone 307-328-4200 Activities BIKING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, RECREATIONAL VEHICLES, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PHOTOGRAPHY Campground Reservations Wyoming Campgrounds Hiking Trails Wyoming

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Fontenelle Creek, Wyoming Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Located approximately 10 miles south of LaBarge, Wyo., and 30 miles north of Kemmerer, Wyo., on the west side of Fontenelle Reservoir, off Highway 189. Phone 307-828-4500 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, PICNICKING, RECREATIONAL VEHICLES, WATER SPORTS Campground Reservations Wyoming Campgrounds Hiking Trails Wyoming Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More

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Fortification Creek, Wyoming Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions It is possible to reach the WSA by foot or horseback via a 9 mile route through State and BLM lands off Fortification Road (a county road). Before attempting this route, please contact the Buffalo Field Office for information. Phone 307-684-1100 Activities FISHING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, HUNTING, WILDLIFE VIEWING,

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Four Bear Trail, Wyoming Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions The trailhead is located 17 miles west of Cody on Wyoming State Highway 14-16-20 (the road to Yellowstone). Turn right at the Four Bear Trailhead sign. Phone 307-578-5900 Activities HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, HUNTING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PHOTOGRAPHY Campground Reservations Wyoming Campgrounds Hiking Trails Wyoming Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Wyoming

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Fremont Canyon (Pathfinder Dam), Wyoming Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions South on State Highway 220 about 45 miles from Casper, Wyoming. Phone 307-261-5628 Activities BOATING, CLIMBING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, HUNTING, PICNICKING, WINTER SPORTS, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, OTHER RECREATION CONCESSION SITE Campground Reservations Wyoming Campgrounds Hiking Trails Wyoming Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Wyoming Recreation Areas | Great Plains

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Gardner Mountain, Wyoming Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions The Gardner Mountain WSA may be legally accessed via the Gardner Mountain Foot and Horse Trail in combination with cross-country travel through steep topography. The trail is accessed via Interstate 90, exit 254 (Kaycee). Head west on WY-191/Mayoworth-Slip Road for about 14 miles. Fork left onto Slip Road and

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Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Grand Teton National Park is located in northwestern Wyoming north of the town of Jackson, Wyoming and south of Yellowstone National Park. Phone (307) 739-3399 Activities AUTO TOURING, BIKING, BOATING, CLIMBING, HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, HUNTING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PADDLING, HORSE CAMPING Campground

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Greater Sand Dunes SRMA, Wyoming Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Located within the Jack Morrow Hills Planning Unit. North on US 191 from Rock Springs. Turn east County 4-17 for 13 miles to the JMH Boundary. See individual site/facility descriptions for specific facility, Phone 307-352-0256 Activities HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, CAMPING, HUNTING, WILDERNESS, OFF ROAD VEHICLE TRAILS Campground Reservations

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Hydrology Road, Wyoming Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions From Rawlins, head south on State Highway 71 that becomes Carbon County Road (CR) 401 about 11 miles south of Rawlins. Continue on CR 401 for about 17 miles. Start riding at BLM Road 3422 (Hydrology Road) and head easterly 17 miles to intersect with CR 500. Head westerly

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Lone Tree Trail, Wyoming Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions From Medicine Lodge State Park, travel the Cold Springs Road for approximately 7 miles and turn onto the signed two-track. Phone 307-347-5100 Activities HIKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PHOTOGRAPHY Campground Reservations Wyoming Campgrounds Hiking Trails Wyoming Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Wyoming Recreation Areas | BLM Wyoming YouTube | BLM Wyoming

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Mallo Trail, Wyoming Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions From Newcastle, WY: Take US Highway 85N 18 miles to the county road to Mallo Camp. Turn east at Mallo Camp sign and drive approximately 4 miles to the junction at Mallo Camp. Go approximately 1 mile east to the trailhead. The parking area is past Mallo Camp and

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McCullough Peaks, Wyoming Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions To reach the McCullough Peaks WSA from the south, from Cody take U.S. Highway 14/16/20 east toward Greybull for about 5 miles. Turn north (left) onto the McCullough Peaks Road #1212. This well-graded road is directly across the highway from the Cody Archery Range. You will reach the southern

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Miner’s Delight, Wyoming Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Take County Rd. 237 north from Atlantic City and turn east onto BLM Road 2324, Ft. Stambaugh Loop Road. From there travel east for 2 miles and follow the signs north to Miner’s Delight. Phone 307-382-8400 Activities HIKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION, PHOTOGRAPHY Campground Reservations Wyoming Campgrounds Hiking Trails

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Stagecoach Trl Fishing Access

N.F. Shoshone, Wyoming Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Head west on US Highway 14,16,20 out of Cody through the tunnels all the way to Pahaska. Phone (307) 578-5900 Activities AUTO TOURING, BOATING, FISHING, WILDLIFE VIEWING Campground Reservations Wyoming Campgrounds Hiking Trails Wyoming Hiking Trails | North Fork Shoshone R Access | Trout Creek BB St. Pk. |

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Names Hill, Wyoming Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions 34 miles north of Kemmerer on US 189. Phone 307-367-5300 Activities CAMPING, FISHING, PICNICKING Campground Reservations Wyoming Campgrounds Hiking Trails Wyoming Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Wyoming Recreation Areas This site is part of a popular shortcut, the Lander Cutoff, between the South Pass and the Snake River valleys.

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National Elk Refuge, Wyoming Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions The National Elk Refuge is located just northeast of the town of Jackson, Wyoming, and directly south of Grand Teton and Yellowstone National Parks. U.S. Highways 26/191 pass directly through Jackson and 6 miles of refuge lands. The visitor center is located on the north side of Jackson at

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Newton Lakes, Wyoming Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Located approximately 5 miles northwest of Cody, WY off Wyoming 120. Phone 307-527-7125 Activities BOATING, FISHING, HIKING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING Campground Reservations Wyoming Campgrounds Hiking Trails Wyoming Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Wyoming Recreation Areas | Newton Lakes Newton Lakes are jointly managed by the Bureau of

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North Fork of the Powder River, Wyoming Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions There is no direct public access to the North Fork Wilderness Study Area. Access is controlled by adjacent private landowners and landowner permission is required to cross any private lands. Phone 307-684-1100 Activities FISHING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, HUNTING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PHOTOGRAPHY Campground Reservations Wyoming Campgrounds Hiking Trails Wyoming Hiking

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North Platte River, Wyoming Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions There are various access points along the river. Phone 307-261-7600 Activities BIKING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, HUNTING, PICNICKING, RECREATIONAL VEHICLES, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PHOTOGRAPHY Campground Reservations Wyoming Campgrounds Hiking Trails Wyoming Hiking Trails | Bessemer Bend | The Redds Day Use Area Related Link(s) More Wyoming Recreation Areas |

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Pathfinder National Wildlife Refuge, Wyoming Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions To reach the Sweetwater Arm of Pathfinder NWR, travel southwest from Alcova, Wyoming, 20 miles along state Highway 220. Phone 970-723-8202 Activities FISHING, HUNTING Campground Reservations Wyoming Campgrounds Hiking Trails Wyoming Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Wyoming Recreation Areas Pathfinder National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) is in an isolated area

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Pine Creek Camp Area, Wyoming Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions From Cokeville, take Highway 232 about 8 miles east. Follow signs for the Pine Creek Ski Area. Phone 307-828-4500 Activities CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, HUNTING, WINTER SPORTS, RECREATIONAL VEHICLES, WILDLIFE VIEWING Campground Reservations Wyoming Campgrounds Hiking Trails Wyoming Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Wyoming Recreation Areas | BLM

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Red Canyon Overlook, Wyoming Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions The Red Canyon Overlook is 24 miles south of Lander on Highway 28 . Phone 307-382-8400 Activities WILDLIFE VIEWING, PHOTOGRAPHY Campground Reservations Wyoming Campgrounds Hiking Trails Wyoming Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Wyoming Recreation Areas | BLM Wyoming YouTube | BLM Wyoming Facebook Page | BLM Wyoming Twitter |

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Rim Lake, Wyoming Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions 7 miles south of Rawlins on WY 71. Phone (307)328-4200 Activities BOATING, FISHING, HIKING, PICNICKING Campground Reservations Wyoming Campgrounds Hiking Trails Wyoming Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Wyoming Recreation Areas | Rim Lake This small day use area is at the southern end of the Great Divide Basin. The

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S.F. Shoshone River, Wyoming Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions From Sheridan Ave in Cody, Wyoming, head south on the South Fork Highway (County Road 6WX). The entire length of the road will take you to the public parcels, and will end at Cabin Creek, located within the Shoshone National Forest. Phone (307) 578-5900 Activities FISHING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING,

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Salt Lick Trail, Wyoming Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions The Salt Lick Trail is located just off U.S. Highway 16 approximately 6 miles east of Ten Sleep. Turn at the Salt Lick Trail sign. Phone 307-347-5100 Activities BIKING, FISHING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PHOTOGRAPHY Campground Reservations Wyoming Campgrounds Hiking Trails Wyoming Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Wyoming

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Shoshone National Forest, Wyoming Recreation Area Info & Images

Activities AUTO TOURING, BIKING, BOATING, CLIMBING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, OFF HIGHWAY VEHICLE, PICNICKING, WINTER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, SWIMMING Campground Reservations Wyoming Campgrounds | CLEARWATER CAMPGROUND | THREEMILE CAMPGROUND | REX HALE | BIG GAME CAMPGROUND | HUNTER PEAK | SUNLIGHT RANGERS CABIN Hiking Trails Wyoming Hiking Trails Related

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Shoshone River Pathway, Wyoming Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions The trail is accessed from River View Drive in Codys Canyon View subdivision. Phone 307-261-5628 Activities FISHING, HIKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING Campground Reservations Wyoming Campgrounds Hiking Trails Wyoming Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Wyoming Recreation Areas | Shoshoe River Pathway The Shoshone River Pathway is a segment in a network

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Seven Mountain

Shoshone, Wyoming Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions The Shoshone River can be accessed directly west of Cody along the North Fork Highway, within Cody, and downstream along US Highway 14a. Phone (307) 578-5900 Activities BIKING, BOATING, FISHING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, HUNTING, PICNICKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION, PHOTOGRAPHY Campground Reservations Wyoming Campgrounds Hiking Trails Wyoming Hiking Trails

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Sinks Canyon, Wyoming Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions To get to the canyon, take Highway 131 out of Lander for seven miles. Accommodations include campgrounds operated by Sinks Canyon State Park and the USDA Forest Service. Additional information is available at the Sinks Canyon Visitor Center which is open from May through September. Phone 307-382-8400 Activities BIKING,

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Stateline Islands Unit, Wyoming Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Access from U.S. 26 via State 86. One half mile south of Henry, NE Phone 307-261-5628 Activities WILDLIFE VIEWING Campground Reservations Wyoming Campgrounds Hiking Trails Wyoming Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Wyoming Recreation Areas | Eleanor Roosevelt (Valkill) Group ToursOfficial Web Site The 107.46 acre Stateline Islands Unit lies

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Steamboat Lake Interpretive Site, Wyoming Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions From Casper, take Highway 220 south approximately 45 miles and turn east following highway signs. Phone 307-382-8400 Activities BIKING, FISHING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION, PHOTOGRAPHY Campground Reservations Wyoming Campgrounds Hiking Trails Wyoming Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Wyoming Recreation Areas | BLM Wyoming Twitter | BLM

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Sweetwater Rocks (Miller Springs), Wyoming Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions Access to the Miller Spring WSA requires landowner permission. Phone 307-332-8400 Activities BIKING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, HUNTING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PHOTOGRAPHY Campground Reservations Wyoming Campgrounds Hiking Trails Wyoming Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Wyoming Recreation Areas | BLM Wyoming Twitter | BLM Wyoming Facebook Page | BLM Wyoming

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Teton Reservoir Recreation Site, Wyoming Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions From Rawlins, take Wyo 71 south approximately 13 miles and turn left on BLM Road 3418. Go about 3/4 mile and turn right into campground. Phone 307-328-4200 Activities BIKING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PHOTOGRAPHY Campground Reservations Wyoming Campgrounds Hiking Trails Wyoming Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More

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Weston Hills, Wyoming Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions From I-90, take Exit 124 and head northeast on WY 50/Skyline Drive. Turn left onto Highway 14/16/59 and travel 6.7 miles. When routes divide, turn right onto Highway 59 North. Continue along Highway 59 N for about 24 miles; turn left into the Weston Hills Management Area. Phone 307-684-1100

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Whiskey Mountain, Wyoming Recreation Area Info & Images

Directions The Whiskey Mountain WSA is accessed from the Trail Lake Road. Access to wild lands requires navigational skills and four wheel-drive/high clearance vehicles. Visitors should be prepared for adverse weather and road conditions. The WSAs in the Lander Field Office are primarily accessed by unnamed/unsigned two track roads; in

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