Hiking

Easy Hikes for Beginners in Laramie

The Laramie area is teeming with hiking trails and experiences for every age and ability. From the Snowy Range Mountains to the prairie to the rock formations of Vedauwoo Recreation Area, there is something for everyone. However, sometimes you just want a light and easy hike. Maybe you are not an…

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Top Tips for Safe Hiking During Hunting Season

By Rebecca Walsh, founder and blogger for Hike Like a Woman Top Tips for Safe Hiking During Hunting Season Hunting season is here and we’re answering the question, can hikers and hunters co-exist? We think they can and that they should. Here are our top tips for hiking safety during hunting…

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Top 10 Things to Bring on a Hunting Trip in Wyoming

Laramie, Wyoming is a fantastic place to go hunting from. Whether you are an experienced hunter or a novice, there are hunting opportunities galore. The sheer variety of game animals makes this area a hunter’s paradise—moose, elk, mule deer, white-tailed deer, and pronghorn. And the beautiful and…

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Top 5 Museums for Kids in Laramie

Laramie, Wyoming is famous for its beautiful mountains, terrific hiking, and other outdoor opportunities. However, Laramie also has several museums. These museums are dedicated to not only history, but also dinosaurs, art, and astronomy. If you are planning a visit to Laramie, there are several…

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Top 5 Tips for Hiking with Kids in the Laramie Area

Fierce and Four in Vedauwoo Wondering what you need to know to go hiking with kids in the Laramie area? Laramie is a fantastic area for hiking with kids. There are several different areas to hike, each with an abundance of trails. The diversity of hiking opportunities means that there is literally…

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On the Trail: Mike and Ike face off at the trapshooting range

By IKE FREDREGILL A flash of orange shot across the horizon, disintegrating as the retort of a shotgun echoed through my ear plugs. “Pull,” I hollered, sighting down the semi-automatic Winchester 1400 12-gauge shotgun lent to me by Laramie Area Visitor Assistant Director Mike Gray. I traced the…

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History, hops, hoodoos and hiking...oh my!

August 1, 2018 by Emily Taylor Welcome to the mother of it all, Laramie, Wyoming! We loaded the mountain bikes on the truck, threw all of our gear in the back and cruised north. We came for the festivals in downtown Laramie, and stayed for the outdoor recreation. Laramie is an idyllic American town…

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