The state of Wyoming is full of things to do, but narrowing
down your activities in all of that open space can be
a bit of a challenge. Yellowstone
National Park, Jackson Hole
ski area and the Grand
Teton National Park are just the beginning; there
are also fishing trips, camping trips and museum tours
to be had. Some travelers expand their travels to
include the big cities such as Casper, Cheyenne and Cody,
but you can also plan a great trip in just one area.
Below, you will find some ideas and suggested itineraries
Wyoming on the most popular things to do in Wyoming.
In addition to these Wyoming suggested itineraries, you
can also explore tours
and day trips for additional ideas on activities in
If you only have a few days for your Wyoming itineraries,
most suggested itineraries Wyoming will recommend heading
straight for Yellowstone National Park. With a few
days, you can stay in a Cody
hotel since Cody is right next to the park and has
a few activities in town, as well. You can spend
a whole day in Cody, checking out the Buffalo
Bill Historical Center and Museum, where you can learn
all about Buffalo Bill and the Old West. You can
spend the rest of your time in Yellowstone, picnicking
as you go (try Yellowstone Lake, which is one the way
from Cody to Yellowstone). Once you've entered
the park, you can make plans to stay at a Yellowstone
Hotel, as there are a number of them within the park.
Be sure to see the Old Faithful Geyser, hike along the Artist Paint Pot Trail, and spend
time enjoying the incredible Yellowstone
animals and intriguing wildlife all around.
With a few more days for your Wyoming suggested itineraries, spend time with the activities listed above, and then head south to Grand Teton National Park. During the summer, this is a playground for hikers and campers, and the Snake River offers some of the nation's best trout fishing. Wyoming itineraries for Grand Teton in the winter will be relegated to snowshoeing or skiing at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort. Either way, travelers will have no trouble filling their suggested itineraries Wyoming in the Teton Region. While you are in Grand Teton, you can explore the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and camp in the park. Jackson is the nearest town, so you can also add on a stay at a Jackson Hole hotel. In town, travelers can spend time watching "shoot-outs" in the Town Square or visiting the National Museum of Wildlife. During the winter, you can ski at the Jackson Hole ski resort. In the summer, you can use the tram to get a lift up the mountain for hiking and some stunning views of the surrounding area (bring your camera).
If you have more than a week for your Wyoming suggested itineraries, be sure to take part in the activities mentioned above. After you've finished, pile in your Wyoming rental car and head south to Cheyenne. The main event in Cheyenne is the Cheyenne Frontier Days in July; the town's rodeo and a great activity for out-of-towners. While in town, you can also spend time visiting the Cheyenne Depot Museum, the Frontier Days Old West Museum and check out the Cheyenne Gunslingers, who stage an Old West "shootout" show in the middle of town every summer. Shopping in Cheyenne is also a great attraction and a fun way to find some western fashion. Be sure to visit the Sierra Trading Post in town for the best shopping in Cheyenne for your Wyoming itineraries.