Fremont County is in central WY. It contains, within its boundaries, many cities and national land areas. Riverton
, Shoshone, and Lander
are all within Fremont County. The bulk of the Wind River Indian Reservation
is within the county as well. A small part of the Shoshone National Forest
is in Fremont County, north of South Pass City
. The Wind River Mountains
span the SW county borders. Boysen State Park
is located directly east of the Boysen Reservoir
and SE of the Wind River Canyon
in the northern part of the county. Sinks Canyon State Park
is located south of Lander
via Hwy 131 east of the Shoshone National Forest
is located in the NW section of the county.
The county seat of Fremont County, Wyoming, is Lander. The county population on July 1, 1999, was 36,191, an increase of 2,529 over the 1990 census.
For information on county government, contact the National Association of Counties Web site.
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