The Best Times To Fish the North Platte River from Saratoga

You might expect the Upper North Platte River to be too popular. Sure, it’s one of the most scenic freestone rivers in Wyoming, thriving with more than 4,000 catchable wild trout each mile. But rarely are your thoughts and experiences distracted. In fact, this inviting water is virtually uncrowded and fishes well almost year round. It’s just a matter of knowing where and when to fish.

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Green Mountain Falls: Waterfalls in a Magnificent Rush!

Every summer, we journey to the Green Mountain Falls. But not because we are in search of a little peace and quiet! The addicting rush of the turbulent North Fork of the Encampment River lures you onward into the Huston Park Wilderness. Ultimately, mountain streams pour into the river and plunge over weathered boulders to create these magnificent falls. At the peak of spring runoff, the thunderous rush of water pounds so hard against the rocks that it seems to go right...

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10 Reasons to Celebrate 4th of July Weekend in Saratoga

There's nothing more all-American than a small town 4th of July celebration. In Saratoga, Wyoming that includes a hometown parade, amazing fireworks, an incredible juried art show, a street dance, live music and so much more. Not to mention a wide variety of outstanding restaurants and food vendors. Here's a list of 10 reasons to celebrate 4th of July weekend in Saratoga:

1. Festival of the Arts

This 2-day art show features 62 juried pieces and 18 craft booths. It is considered...

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Indian Bathtubs: A Short Hike to Great Scenery

If you’re in the Encampment/Riverside area and have time for a short scenic hike, I highly recommend the Indian Bathtubs. The trailhead to this natural attraction is located just south of Riverside, Wyoming. A short 3/4-mile hike along a trail lined with sagebrush and wildflowers leads to a large granite outcrop. The surface of this rock formation harbors naturally formed depressions (which are usually full of water in early summer). Legend has it that the Native American tribes who...

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4 Museums You Shouldn’t Miss In Southern Wyoming

In a place like southern Wyoming, where western history is as rich as it is diverse, touring the museums and historic sites is a great way to broaden your view of the world. Whether you’re a museum junkie with an appetite for history or simply curious about the old West, be sure to include these four museums in your visit to southern Wyoming.

Grand Encampment Museum

No wonder it's called the “GEM” of Southern Wyoming. It is clearly one of...

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This Day Has Arrived

Thanks for joining me! It's been a goal of mine for a long time to start a travel adventure blog for southern Wyoming. And although I'm new to this, I thought who better to share their experiences than a local? After all, don't we want authentic tips and advice from someone we can trust? So today I'm happy to announce that I'm taking the plunge. I'm rolling out articles that I hope you find are not only enjoyable but chock full of specifics and excellent photography.

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