Sports & Recreation in Laramie
If adventure is what you’re after, this area offers adrenaline for every outdoor enthusiast. Just outside of Laramie, climb the rock formations of Vedauwoo and Happy Jack, located in Medicine Bow National Forest. To the west, discover the 600,000 acres of The Snowy Range.Show Map of this List
Phone: (307) 745-2300
Activity Phone: (307) 745-2300
Hours: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., Monday - Friday (8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. during winter)Email
Description: The Medicine Bow and Routt National Forests provide year-round recreation opportunities for you. These activities include hiking, biking, camping, horseriding, OHV riding, fishing and hunting, just to name a few. Beautiful vistas await sightseers and photographers. The topography varies greatly within the national forests. Elevation ranges from 5,500 to 12,940 feet. Happy Jack, Vedauwoo, and the Snowy Range.
Activity Phone: (307) 745-5196
Address: PO Box 1030 Laramie WY 82073Email
Description: PRAIRIE DOG HUNTS and FISHING We have access to private ranches full of these little critters. This type of varmint hunting is great for those who love to shoot all day long. Expect to use up between 150 and 300 rounds per day. We run prairie dog hunts May through July. Non refundable deposit to include $110 per day per person. Daily varmint hunts include 6 hours of varmint hunting time. Any shooting time over 6 hours is charged at a rate of $20 per hour per person.
Description: We have 100 lakes and streams within 10 miles of the cabins for fishing. There are many hiking trails within a few miles of the cabins. In the winter you have to snowmobile into the cabins about 1 mile. You can access the trails and off trail riding from you front door in the winter.
Activity Phone: 970-219-5074
Address: 1319 Happy Jack Road, Cheyenne 82009
Description: Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP) and Kayak with Mountain’ SUP at Curt Gowdy State Park! We will be open from 10 till 6 on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays throughout the summer starting 6/18/2016. We will also be open the full week of Frontier Days. WE DO NOT TAKE RESERVATIONS, so just walk up and paddle away. We take credit cards and provide everything you need. ..and you don't even get wet (usually)..
Activity Phone: 3077602599
Address: 22 OXFORD RANCH RD Laramie, WY 82070
Hours: M-F 8 am-6pm Sat & Sun 9am-1pmEmail
Description: The historic Oxford Horse Ranch was established in 1887 and is now a working cattle ranch, bed and breakfast, and venue. Come enjoy the ranch life style viewing cattle, horses, and the 150 foot log barn This national registered historic landmark boasts a wonderful piece of Wyoming history. Bring your horse and come experience the western way of life.
Activity Phone: 307-742-5533
Address: 207 South 1st, Laramie, WY 82070
Hours: Monday 10:00 to 5:00, Tuesday through Friday 10:00 to 6:00 and Saturdays 10:00 to 5:00Email
Description: During the summer, please join the Pedal House crew for any number of weekly group rides. Tuesday 7:00 a.m. (Mountain Ride @ Happy Jack Recreation Area) Wednesdays 6:00 p.m. (Road Ride leaves from the Pedal House) Thursdays 6:00 p.m. (Cruiser Ride leaves from the Pedal House) Saturdays 7:00 a.m. (Mountain Ride @ Happy Jack Recreation Area) All rides are free and open to the public.
Activity Phone: 307-742-9041
Address: 120 Forbes Lane
Hours: 7 Days/ Week 24 Hours/ DayEmail
Description: Snowy Range Livestock Ranch & Lodge offers endless activities. The ranch has a large equine indoor riding arena and runs Black Angus Cows. We offer riding lessons, fishing on the Little Laramie River, Hiking and Climbing, Snowmobiling Tours, Skiing & Snowboarding packages, Hunting, and much more. Call us today FMI.
Activity Phone: 307-745-4195
Hours: Memorial Day - November & Snowmobile Access November - May
Description: History The Snowy Range Scenic Byway (Wyoming Highway 130) is located in southeast Wyoming and was originally a wagon road built in the 1870s. In the 1920s was widened and smoothed using horse-drawn equipment. The road was paved in the 1930s and designated as the nation’s second Scenic Byway in 1988. After six years of working on the road, it was completed and known as the “Great Skyroad.” The Scenic Byway over the Snowy Range is one of the shortest of Wyoming’s scenic byways, both in length and…
Address: 3254 Highway 130 Centennial WY 82055
Hours: Open November 25 - April 9
Description: Snowy Range is nestled in the stunningly beautiful Medicine Bow-Routt National Forest. This pristine setting is the perfect backdrop for a winter break. The four chairlifts-Sundance, Virginian, Pioneer and Chute and our Magic Carpet Surface Lift will move you up the mountain quickly and keep you skiing instead of standing. Beginner, intermediate, expert. Regardless of your personal level of proficiency, you’ll find the perfect ski or snowboard run, whether it’s a downhill screamer or a casual glide through tree-lined forests. Our 27 trails serve all skiing abilities.