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Gems in Central Wyoming - 7

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gem Favorite Devils Tower.

Devils Tower

(23) Sundance, WY
gem Favorite Viewing Devils Tower through the Circle of Sacred Smoke sculpture.

Circle of Sacred Smoke Sculpture

(1) Sundance, WY
gem Favorite Porcupine Falls

Porcupine Falls

(6) Lovell, WY
gem Favorite View from the Leigh Monument, Bighorn Mountains, Wyoming

Leigh Monument

(2) Worland, WY
gem Favorite Sunset view from the Warren Peak Fire Lookout

Warren Peak Fire Lookout

(3) Sundance, WY
gem Favorite The travertine terraces from across Big Horn River

Rainbow Terraces

(2) Thermop…, WY
gem Favorite Literally takes your breath away! The Milky Way was showing off above our Tipi near Devil's Tower.

Devil's Tower Tipis

(4) Sundance, WY

Recommended Routes in Central Wyoming - 14

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Favorite Prayer flags tied to the trees
Easy/Intermediate

Tower Trail

1.3 mi 2.1 km 110' Up 33.68 m Up 120' Down 36.63 m Down

Sundance, WY
Favorite Tongue River Canyon
Difficult

Tongue River Point-to-Point

9.4 mi 15.1 km 385' Up 117.38 m Up 4,393' Down 1339 m Down

Sheridan, WY
Favorite Red Grade, near the center of the figure-eight loop, with a light dusting of snow.
Intermediate

Red Grade Trail System Loop

1.8 mi 2.9 km 255' Up 77.67 m Up 244' Down 74.38 m Down

Sheridan, WY
Favorite Sunrise at Mistymoon Lake
Difficult

Cloud Peak Out-and-Back

23.8 mi 38.3 km 5,135' Up 1565.19 m Up 5,135' Down 1565.24 m Down

Buffalo, WY
Favorite Relaxing little spot at Her Lake
Intermediate/Difficult

Sherd Lake Loop

10.4 mi 16.7 km 1,559' Up 475.19 m Up 1,559' Down 475.18 m Down

Buffalo, WY
Favorite First glimpse of the cliffs on the other side of the creek.
Intermediate

Geneva Lake

9.1 mi 14.7 km 932' Up 284.16 m Up 932' Down 284.11 m Down

Sheridan, WY
Favorite The travertine terraces from across Big Horn River
Easy

Rainbow Terraces Loop

0.8 mi 1.3 km 22' Up 6.74 m Up 19' Down 5.94 m Down

Thermop…, WY
Favorite View from the Leigh Monument, Bighorn Mountains, Wyoming
Very Difficult

Leigh Monument Out-and-Back

6.9 mi 11.1 km 318' Up 96.78 m Up 2,419' Down 737.24 m Down

Worland, WY
Favorite Headed into Florence Canyon
Difficult

Florence Pass to Florence Lake

15.7 mi 25.3 km 1,929' Up 587.86 m Up 1,932' Down 588.76 m Down

Buffalo, WY

Central Wyoming Hiking

  • 553 Miles 891 Kilometers of Trail
  • 14 Recommended Routes
  • 7 Gems Gems
  • 32 Easy Trails Easy Trails
  • 92 Intermediate Trails Intermediate Trails
  • 42 Difficult Trails Difficult Trails
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Trails in Central Wyoming - 152

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1.5 mi 2.5 km #1Joyner Ridge Trail
Intermediate
Sundance, WY
Intermediate
Sundance, WY
0.5 mi 0.9 km #2Valley View Trail
Easy
Sundance, WY
Easy
Sundance, WY
0.4 mi 0.7 km #3South Side Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Sundance, WY
Easy/Intermediate
Sundance, WY
2.9 mi 4.7 km #4Red Beds Trail
Intermediate
Sundance, WY
Intermediate
Sundance, WY 22 
0.3 mi 0.5 km #5Little Goose Falls Trail #12
Intermediate
Sheridan, WY
Intermediate
Sheridan, WY
1.3 mi 2.1 km #6South Piney Creek Trail
Intermediate
Sheridan, WY
Intermediate
Sheridan, WY
1.0 mi 1.6 km #7Galt's Gulch
Intermediate
Thermopolis, WY
Intermediate
Thermopolis, WY
0.5 mi 0.8 km #8Cemetery Trail
Difficult
Thermopolis, WY
Difficult
Thermopolis, WY
0.2 mi 0.2 km #9Smoky Road
Intermediate
Thermopolis, WY
Intermediate
Thermopolis, WY
7.2 mi 11.6 km #10Sheridan Pathways
Easy
Sheridan, WY
Easy
Sheridan, WY

Photos of Central Wyoming - 229

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Headed into Florence Canyon
Mar 6, 2019 near Buffalo, WY
Little Goose Canyon Trail in the winter! Beautiful year round. Private land on both sides of the road so please stay on trail!
Mar 6, 2019 near Sheridan, WY
Fun trail to hike in the winter also.
Mar 8, 2019 near Sheridan, WY
Dog approved!
Mar 11, 2019 near Lovell, WY
Looking to the northwest side of Shell Canyon from the end of the Shell Bench Trail.
Jun 14, 2019 near Greybull, WY
The end of the trail from the top of Paradise Falls.
Aug 11, 2019 near Greybull, WY
The Bozeman Trail looking north with the Bighorn Mountains in the distance. The ruts aren't from hikers or bikers, but what is left of the thousands of wagons that passed through here over 150 years ago.
Aug 13, 2019 near Sheridan, WY
Porcupine Falls
Aug 15, 2019 near Lovell, WY