2468 Jackson St, Laramie Wyoming 82070
Located in SE Wyoming, this large and magnificent forest encompasses three mountain ranges in its boundaries: the Medicine Bow Mountains
, Sierra Madre, and the Laramie Mountains
. The forest offers year-round recreational opportunities for people and provides timber, water and forage for livestock and wildlife. The topography varies greatly due to the large amount of land, 1,093,618 acres, it encompasses; however, many geographical regions are covered. The forest ranges from semi-arid climates in the low levels to cold in the mountains and high country. There are four wilderness areas within the forest, Savage Run, the Platte River, Huston Park Wilderness
River Wilderness. The forest administers to Thunder Basin National Grassland
in NE Wyoming in the Powder River Basin
, the Big Horn Mountains
, and the Black Hills National Forest
Camping is available from June to September, and activities include boating, 4-wheeling, hiking, and fishing. Vedauwoo is popular for rock climbing. Located in Carbon County.
Other Science nearby:
(Laramie) Medicine Bow National Forest
07/09 Coming to The Laramie area
Rawhide Pageant & Sr. Pro Rodeo Lusk WY July12-13 The Legend of Rawhide is an annual celebration of the history, legend, and Western heritage of Niobrara County.
Winter Park Alpine Artaffair Winter Park CO July20-21 Featuring Fine Arts & Fine Crafts,
Jewelry, Photography, Metalwork, Mixed Media,
Pottery, Painting, Glass, Wood, Fiber and More.
Steamboat Wine Festival Steamboat Springs CO August7-11 Experience more than 100 food artisans, wineries, breweries, distilleries, epicurean purveyors, and locally-made products at this ultimate food and wine experience.
Lafayette Peach Festival Lafayette CO August17 500 fresh peach pies and individual servings of peach cobbler while supplies last, are available for sale at Festival Plaza and in front of the Main Stage near Lafayette Florist.
Scottish/Irish Highland Festival Estes Park CO September5-8 The Longs Peak Scottish/Irish Highland Festival has grown from four families on a Saturday afternoon to one of the most prestigious Celtic Festivals in North America.The world renowned festival has hosted world champion pipe bands, jousting, clogging competitions, dog shows featuring breeds of the British Isles, battle dioramas from famous events such as Waterloo, Scottish and Irish dance festivals, and oodles more.