Albany County Tourism Board, 800 S Third Street, Laramie Wyoming 82070
307-745-4195 Toll Free: 800-445-5303 Fax 307-746-9505
The Medicine Bow National Forest takes up the entire area of Albany County. This county contains the cities of Laramie, Upton, and Rock River. Albany County is a very diverse county. It contains the aspects of both city life and country life. In Laramie, you can tour the Trail End State Historic Site and check out the University of Wyoming. Ames Monument is about thirty miles SE of Laramie. Como Bluff Hatchery, a "Dinosaur Graveyard" of sorts, is located north of Rock River. The Laramie Mountains span along the eastern county line.
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The county seat of Albany County, Wyoming, is Laramie. The county population on July 1, 1999, was 29,060, a decrease of 1,737 over the 1990 census.
For information on county government, contact the National Association of Counties Web site.
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Other Wyoming Counties nearby:
(Laramie) Albany County
(Cheyenne) Laramie County
12/02 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.