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How to Plan a Backpacking Trip: Travel Deeper into Wyoming’s Wilderness with these Tips

Backpacking, or backcountry camping, is sometimes seen as an intimidating activity only meant for the extremely adventurous and in-shape. But the thing people don’t often talk about when it comes to this activity is ho...

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Wildlife Migrations: Where to Find Wyoming Wildlife on the Move

This article was written with guidance from the Wyoming Game & Fish Department. Flocking to rising rivers, fresh snow or golden leaves is second nature to those of us seeking the perfect thrill for each season. But we ar...

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Hike Like A Woman: Breaking Barriers to Empower Women Outdoors

Rebecca Walsh stands on a section of the Continental Divide Trail between the Battlepass and Deep Jack trailheads in southern Wyoming, taking in the view....

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Top 5 reasons to stargaze in Wyoming

Wyoming is known for our stunning, wide-open landscapes and amazing mountain views, but we must remind ourselves to step back and take in of one of our greatest assets: our night skies....

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Close Encounters with a Spiritual Landmark

Whether you believe in extraterrestrials or you’re certain Area 51 is nothing more than an Air Force facility, there’s no denying that Steven Spielberg’s Close Encounters of the Third Kind is a cult classic worthy ...

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6 Things You Never Knew About Bighorn Sheep

Living in a cabin made for $72 in 1970, John Mionczynski is the true definition of a naturalist. With a background in Biology, he can tell you just about anything you want to know about the plant life that grows in Wyomi...

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10 Ways to Love Our Public Lands

Wyoming loves our state and federal parks, forests, and recreation areas and we hope you do too. Help us preserve the land for years to come, while being safe on your visit with these helpful tips. 1. Pack Your Patience ...

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Artist George Bumann

George Bumann is an artist and naturalist working in what is arguably the best studio in the world—Yellowstone National Park....

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10 Strange and Wild Landmarks in Wyoming

From Yellowstone’s famed geysers to the towering Tetons, Wyoming is home to some spectacular natural wonders, many of which have left tourists—and even some scientists—scratching their heads in disbelief....

Experiences

The Healing Power of Nature

Scaling the side of a mountain isn’t an activity most would describe as “comforting.” Especially when the only things preventing a free fall are your own hands, feet and a harness. But some people crave the challen...