Home / Top 25 Attractions / Best of the USA / Interstate Highway Guides / National Parks / State Highpoints / Road Trip Planning

TOP 25 ATTRACTIONS IN WYOMING


Snake River Overlook, Grand Teton National Park Black Pool, West Geyser Basin, Yellowstone National Park Punchbowl Spring, Yellowstone National Park

Welcome to the Bigroads.com guide to the top 25 attractions in Wyoming!

The highlight of a trip to Wyoming is likely going to be Yellowstone National Park and/or Grand Teton National Park, but there's a lot of fantastic off-the-beaten-path attractions scattered all across the state. The Wind River Range, for example, has some of the finest alpine scenery in the country. There are also some world-class history museums, such as the Buffalo Bill Center of the West.

The list below represents our opinionated selections for the top 25 attractions in the state of Wyoming. Please take note that this list is sorted alphabetically (and not by quality or rank).

This list is part of our top 25 USA attractions series.

Share this page / follow us on Facebook!

/


ATTRACTION NAME ATTRACTION TYPE TOWN / CITY WHAT MAKES THIS ATTRACTION SO GREAT?
Beartooth Scenic Byway Scenic Drive / Scenic Views Multiple towns one of the most scenic drives in the U.S.A.
Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area Nature Park / Hiking Trails Multiple towns famous boating and fishing destination
Bighorn National Forest National Forest / Hiking Trails Multiple towns excellent nature park in north-central Wyoming
Buffalo Bill Center of the West History Museum Cody outstanding western history museum
Castle Gardens Scenic Area Geologic Attractions Riverton "sandcastle-like eroded towers & ribs of sandstone"
Cody Dug Up Gun Museum Gun / Firearm Museum Cody one of two good firearms museums in Cody
Cody Firearms Museum Gun / Firearm Museum Cody one of two good firearms museums in Cody
Cody Nite Rodeo / Buffalo Bill Cody Stampede Rodeo Cody nightly family-friendly rodeo outside of Yellowstone
Devils Tower National Monument Geologic Attraction / Hiking Trails / Rock Climbing Devils Tower impressive 1,267ft-tall igneous intrusion or laccolith
Flaming Gorge National Recreation Area Nature Park / Hiking Trails / Whitewater Rafting Multiple towns attractive reservoir famous for boating
Grand Teton National Park Hiking Trails / Rock Climbing / Wildlife Viewing Grand Teton NP perhaps the most beautiful mtn range in the U.S.A.
Granite Hot Springs Hot Springs Jackson relax in these remote hot springs
Jackson Hole Aerial Tram Aerial Tramway Teton Village one of the top 3 aerial trams in the U.S.A.
Jackson Hole Mountain Resort Ski/Snowboard Resort Teton Village the best skiing in Wyoming; one of the best in U.S.A.
King's Saddlery & Museum History Museum Sheridan exhibits w/focus on western & cowboy memorabilia
Medicine Wheel National Historic Landmark Native American Attraction Lovell famous Native American archaeological site
National Elk Refuge Wildlife Viewing (Elk) Jackson home of thousands of elk in winter
National Museum of Wildlife Art Art Museum Jackson best museum of its kind in the U.S.A.
Star Plunge, The Hot Springs Thermopolis relax in these excellent hot springs
Town Square Shopping Jackson touristy area with dozens of shops & restaurants
Vedauwoo Recreation Area Geologic Attractions Laramie interesting and odd rock formations
Wind River Mountain Range Nature Park / Hiking Trails Multiple towns outstanding backpacking & horse-back riding
Wyoming Frontier Prison Prison Museum / Prison Tours Rawlins tour an old prison
Wyoming Territorial Prison State Historic Site Prison Museum / Prison Tours Laramie tour an old prison
Yellowstone National Park Geologic Attractions / Hiking Trails / Wildlife Viewing Yellowstone NP world-famous geothermal attractions

Snake River Overlook, Grand Teton National Park
Snake River Overlook, Grand Teton National Park

Black Pool, West Geyser Basin, Yellowstone National Park
Black Pool, West Geyser Basin, Yellowstone National Park

Punchbowl Spring, Yellowstone National Park
Punchbowl Spring, Yellowstone National Park

Black Sand Pool, Yellowstone National Park
Black Sand Pool, Yellowstone National Park

Grand Prismatic Spring, Yellowstone National Park
Grand Prismatic Spring, Yellowstone National Park

Morning Glory Pool, Upper Geyser Basin, Yellowstone National Park
Morning Glory Pool, Upper Geyser Basin, Yellowstone National Park

Lower Falls from the Uncle Tom's Trail, Yellowstone National Park
Lower Falls from the Uncle Tom's Trail, Yellowstone National Park

traffic on a Wyoming state highway
traffic on a Wyoming state highway

nightly rodeo in Cody, Wyoming
nightly rodeo in Cody, Wyoming

Mormon Row, Grand Teton National Park
Mormon Row, Grand Teton National Park

Lower Falls, Yellowstone National Park
Lower Falls, Yellowstone National Park

wildflowers on the side of Mount Washburn, Yellowstone National Park
wildflowers on the side of Mount Washburn, Yellowstone National Park

Mammoth Hot Springs, Yellowstone National Park
Mammoth Hot Springs, Yellowstone National Park

Devils Tower National Monument
Devils Tower National Monument

RUNNER-UPS: ATTRACTIONS THAT ALMOST MADE THE TOP 25 LIST



Here are a list of other great attractions in the state of Wyoming that we considered for the top 25 list above. Please email us @ gparsons66@hotmail.com if you think there are any other attractions of this quality that we should be considering, either for this runners-up list or for the top 25 attractions list itself.

ATTRACTION NAME ATTRACTION TYPE TOWN / CITY
Fossil Butte National Monument Fossils / Scenic Views Kemmerer
Museum of the Plains Indian History Museum / Native American Attraction Cody
Sinks Canyon State Park Geologic Attraction / Scenic Views Lander
Wyoming Dinosaur Center Dinosaur Museum Thermopolis

MORE TOP 25 ATTRACTIONS LISTS



Explore more of our selections for the top 25 attractions of each state:

Alabama Nebraska
Alaska Nevada
Arizona New Hampshire
Arkansas New Jersey
California New Mexico
Colorado New York
Connecticut North Carolina
Delaware North Dakota
Florida Ohio
Georgia Oklahoma
Hawaii Oregon
Idaho Pennsylvania
Illinois Rhode Island
Indiana South Carolina
Iowa South Dakota
Kansas Tennessee
Kentucky Texas
Louisiana Utah
Maine Vermont
Maryland Virginia
Massachusetts Washington
Michigan Washington D.C.
Minnesota West Virginia
Mississippi Wisconsin
Missouri Wyoming
Montana USA




Please help support the future growth of Bigroads.com by making all your Amazon.com purchases through this link.
It doesn't cost you any extra, and we earn a referral fee for all purchases that you make, no matter what you buy.
  Home / Top 25 Attractions / Best of the USA / Interstate Highway Guides / National Parks / State Highpoints / Road Trip Planning
Travel & outdoor activities can be extremely dangerous. Use of this website and all of its information is at your own risk! We strongly believe in personal responsibility when it comes to staying safe. We will not be held liable for any injuries and/or death that occur.
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
© www.bigroads.com / email: gparsons66@hotmail.com