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Elisa Wharton, the Wandering Whartons

We are a family of four living in Laramie, Wyoming, and we love to explore and spend time outdoors. You can find us hiking, biking, fishing, canoeing, camping, and exploring throughout the year.  We hope we can bring you new ideas and information so that you start planning your own amazing trips. Follow us at @wanderingwhartons for tips, guides, and road trip itineraries.

Snowy Range Alpine Lake Guide

One of the most alluring aspects of visiting the Snowy Mountain Range is the abundance of alpine lakes you will find there. There are so many beautiful lakes in the Range that it will take multiple visits to see each one. The Snowy Range Scenic byway starts 30 miles west of Laramie, just past the…

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Wildflower Season in Laramie

Wildflower season is upon us here in Laramie and it is sure to be great with all the extra precipitation we received this spring. The wildflowers are abundant throughout the area beginning in June and continuing throughout the summer. There is no shortage of places to find wildflowers in the…

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