Looking for something to do? Discover Wyoming's rich history, taste the flavors of the west or find the perfect outdoor activity. Whether it’s casting a fishing line on a blue-ribbon river or enjoying a small-town rodeo, adventure is sure to find you.
Discover the wonder of Wyoming’s most iconic landmarks & wilderness areas. Colorful pools, jagged peaks, otherworldy rock formations & breathtaking canyon walls remain untouched within state borders.
Winter enthusiasts frequent Wyoming for its wide variety of recreational opportunities, warm hospitality & cozy accommodations. Access world-class skiing, hundreds of miles of snowmobile & cross-country ski trails, ice climbing routes & more.
Wyoming is home to thousands of miles of public lands, hundreds of miles of hiking & biking trails, epic climbing & wildlife watching that can’t be matched. Here, you’re never far from your next outdoor adventure.
With so much history & beauty, Wyoming has a long list of fascinating museums around the state. Dinosaurs, Westward Expansion, Native American culture and wildlife are just some exhibits waiting to be explored.
Tucked among Wyoming's high plains & jagged mountain peaks is an array of mouth-watering fare. From locally-sourced bison to vegetarian delights & craft brews & spirits, you're sure to find flavors to satisfy your taste for adventure.
Western & native artists live, work & play in Wyoming, making it a haven for the performing & visual arts. Entertainers & craftspeople throughout the state share their talents so you can experience professional art in a relaxed setting.
Wyoming takes pride in locally made products. Whether it's rustic décor for your home, authentic turquoise handmade jewelry or decadent homemade treats, you'll find what you're looking for on one of our quintessential main streets.
From rodeos to music jams to chili cook-offs, Wyoming's events exist to satisfy every taste. No matter what you attend, you’re sure to have an experience you’ll remember for years to come.
Why visit Wyoming? With countless only-in-Wyoming experiences to be had, adventure awaits around every turn. That's WY. Explore road trips, national parks, hidden gems & more inspiration to help you find your WY.
String together an unforgettable Wyoming getaway. Plan your trip around world-class events like rodeos, music jams & rendezvous. Or browse articles for ideas, insider tips & travel inspiration. Your perfect vacation is waiting to be discovered.
Wyoming is a state that begs to be driven. With 21 scenic byways weaving through wild landscapes & over 97,000 square miles waiting to be discovered, the best way to explore is by car, RV or motorcycle.
Start unearthing the endless possibilities of your Wyoming vacation. Discover drive-worthy road trips, the best places to stay, local cities & towns plus other travel resources that will ensure an unforgettable Wyoming getaway.
Posted March 25, 2020 by
Posted August 2, 2019 by segreto
We offer a fun adventure for the whole family or seasoned collector. Providing instruction and use of tools to collect your own specimens from fossil lake Green River formation. Diggers are allowed to keep all of the common species you will find during your visit. Come be part of the expedition! You do not need… Read more »
Use us as your home base as you explore the area.
Best Western PLUS Fossil Country Inn and Suites is ideal for visitors to Kemmerer, Wyoming. It is 100% smoke free and pet friendly. Local industries, including Westmoreland Coal, Pacificorp, ExxonMobil, Williams Pipeline Company, Enterprise Production and Rocky Mountain Power, are a short distance from Best Western PLUS Fossil Country Inn & Suites. Private meeting and banquet rooms,… Read more »
All rooms have been renovated. New queen beds. Microwaves and refrigerators. In-room coffee. Outside patio. Free shuttle from the airport. Wireless internet secure with password. BBQ grills (gas & electric) for guest use.
Wyoming’s newest national monument, Fossil Butte, was established on October 23, 1972. It is administered and protected by the National Park Service. The monument contains 8,198 acres and protects a portion of the largest deposit of freshwater fish fossils in the world. The richest fossil fish deposits are found in multiple limestone layers, which lie some… Read more »
Posted April 25, 2019 by segreto
Quarry digs with guide, transportation and tools. Gallery/gift shop with prepared framed and unframed fossils, Do-it-youself kits, larger unprepared fossils, pottery, jewelry, gems and more.
Posted April 4, 2019 by segreto
Fossil Country Frontier Museum collects, preserves, researches, exhibits, and interprets materials related to the natural and cultural history of South Lincoln County and southwestern Wyoming, for the education and enjoyment of the public. Exhibits: History of Kemmerer/Diamondville Early 1900s Period Dining Room Replica Coal Mine and assortment of coalmining equipment Bootlegging Stills and Wine Presses… Read more »
Fossil Island is the home of the world famous Island green with two par five holes played to separate greens on the island. 9 hole public course, clubs and carts for rent, driving range, practice green, full service Pro Shop, Golf Pro on site and lessons available. Green fees are subject to increase without notice.
Over night, weekly and monthly rates available. Large grassy sites and easy access. Adjacent to restaurants, convenience store, gas, food, public golf course and fishing.