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Overview

Backpacking opportunities in the Sheridan area include the many trailheads in the Bighorn National Forest. Most trails are accessible by two-wheel drive and within one or two hours of Sheridan. The Big Horn National Forest offers some of the most scenic wilderness in Wyoming with secluded waterfalls, coniferous forests, prairie clearings, seasonal wildflowers, and wildlife viewing opportunities. Whether out for a camping excursion or a casual day hike, the Sheridan area presents a number of hiking options for any skill level or time allowance.

Sibley Lake

Sibley Lake

A fully developed campground, with electrical hookups, situated along Sibley Lake off of the Bighorn Scenic Byway. Directions: From Dayton, WY, take Hwy 14 west 21 miles.Turn left at sign and go 0.4 miles to campground. Reservations: This site can be reserved by calling Toll Free or on-line. Fees $16

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Sitting Bull Campground

Sitting Bull Campground

The campground is located in the treeline edge of an expansive mountain meadow. The nearby Meadowlark Lake offers boating and fishing opportunities. Directions: From Ten Sleep, WY, take Hwy 16 east 19.9 miles to FSR 432. Turn left and go about a mile to campground. Reservations: This site can be

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South Park Open Space

South Park Open Space

South Park is an large open space area with public parking along Little Goose Creek.  South Park open space area is undeveloped but manicured, and has access to Sheridan Wyoming’s public pathway system. Enjoy the ducks in the river as you take a rest on some of the provide benches

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Story Park

Story Park

Just a few miles from Sheridan, Centennial Park is a natural treasure located in the small town of Story. The park features a softball field, 12-hole disc golf course, a volleyball court, two horseshoe pits, and a basketball court. Many locals use the park for everything from family reunions and weddings

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The New Vaudevillians

The New Vaudevillians

The Vaudevillians will feature a NEW line-up – comedy, magic, singing and dancing. It’s fast paced, it’s fun, it’s new vaudeville in the oldest vaudeville theater in Wyoming and it’s an event you won’t want to miss. Every year they’ll be on stage four Wednesdays in July and August with

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Tie Flume Campground

Tie Flume Campground

Campground sits along the South Tongue River. Directions: From Dayton,WY, take Hwy 14 west 40 miles to Tie Flume/Dead Swede and FSR 26. Turn left onto FSR 26 and go 2.5 miles to “Y” intersection and FSR 16. Bear left onto FSR 16 and go 0.2 miles; turn right at

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Tongue River Marina

Tongue River Marina

Welcome to the Tongue River Marina. Enjoy your time here at the park, whether it’s shopping for those must have items  (You know the ones you forgot at home) or simply picking up those last minute extras, we have something for everyone. Boating and other water sports are popular here

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Tongue River Reservoir

Tongue River Reservoir

Enjoy this 12-mile long reservoir situated among scenic red shale, juniper canyons, and the open prairies of southeastern Montana. The park is loved by Montana and Wyoming anglers, campers, and boaters. Excellent fishing as two “state record” fish have been pulled from its waters. Large bodies of water such as

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Twin Lakes Picnic Site

Twin Lakes Picnic Site

Near Twin Lakes and the Cloud Peak Wilderness Area. Directions: From Big Horn,WY, take WY 335 south 9.9 miles to where it becomes FSR 26. Continue 13 miles to picnic ground sign. Turn left.

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VA Community Garden

VA Community Garden

Community gardening is a big topic across the nation.  In Sheridan there are 7 community gardens! People have decided it’s time to know where our food comes from. Gardening is fun!  You plant something, water it, care for it, watch it grow, and then eat it!  Gardening is fun because

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Veterans Cove Fishing Site

Veterans Cove Fishing Site

Along the east side of Meadowlark Lake. Directions: From Ten Sleep, WY, take Hwy 16 east 20.5 miles and turn right onto FSR 426.

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VOA Community Garden

VOA Community Garden

Community gardening is a big topic across the nation.  In Sheridan there are 7 community gardens! People have decided it’s time to know where our food comes from. Gardening is fun!  You plant something, water it, care for it, watch it grow, and then eat it!  Gardening is fun because

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Washington Park

Washington Park

Washington Park resides just off of Coffeen Avenue. Park features include Play Area Public Parking Public Restrooms Handicapped Accessible Covered Tables Basketball Court Potable Water  

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  • West Tensleep Lake Campground & Trailhead
  • West Tensleep Lake Campground & Trailhead
  • West Tensleep Lake Campground & Trailhead
  • West Tensleep Lake Campground & Trailhead
  • West Tensleep Lake Campground & Trailhead
  • West Tensleep Lake Campground & Trailhead

West Tensleep Lake Campground & Trailhead

On the shores of West Tensleep Lake with a trailhead for trails into the Cloud Peak Wilderness. Directions: From Ten Sleep, WY, take Hwy 16 east 17.5 miles to FSR 27. Turn left at sign onto FSR 27, cross a bridge and go 1.1 miles to a “Y” intersection. Bear

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Wyoming Game and Fish Department

Wyoming Game and Fish Department

Interpretive Center and Visitor Services The Sheridan Interpretive and Visitor Services program provides understanding of the major ecosystems found in northeastern Wyoming, and how humans and wildlife interact with these ecosystems. The program also provides information on the Wyoming Game and Fish Department’s role in maintaining these ecosystems through wildlife

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