WIND RIVER CANYON
The Canyon is located 6 miles South of Thermopolis on WY Hwy 20. The canyon is 14 miles in length and the Big Horn river flows through it. Geologically, the canyon is about 3 billion years old at the South end and 300 million years old at the North end.
WHITE WATER RAFTING
For the adventurous traveler this is a must. White Water Rafting on the Wind River offers grades 4-5 in various areas as well as a trip through a gorgeous canyon. Come and float the beautiful Big Horn River on Rafts, canoes, drift boats, etc.
THE HOT SPRINGS & SOAKING POOLS
Located within the boundaries of Hot Spring State Park is the main source of hot water. From this site the water travels to cooling ponds, the terraces, two water slide parks, a state bathhouse and two hotels.
HOT SPRINGS COUNTY MUSEUM
This museum is located one block west of the traffic light. Besides the main museum which has a main floor and basement, there is also an annex across the street.
THERMOPOLIS GOLF COURSE
Golf course is located next to the airport and just east of Roundtop mountain. It has nine holes and is somewhat hilly. Carts are available during season (April-Sept).
WYOMING DINOSAUR CENTER
Approximately one mile east of the traffic light and across the river, you will find the Dinosaur Center. Summer activities include "kids digs" and tours of the active dig sites.
Twenty five miles west of Thermopolis is Legend Rock. This Petroglyph site is maintained by the State of Wyoming. These petroglyphs date back thousands of years.
TEDDY BEAR MUSEUM
Three (3) museums in one; Teddy Bear Museum, Quilt Museum and Wax museum. The Chamber of Commerce is also located in the museum building. There is a model railroad display and barbed wire display along with the above.
BOYSEN STATE PARK, DAM & RESERVOIR
Located twenty miles south of Thermopolis you will find Boysen Dam & Reservoir. It is located at the south end of the Wind River Canyon. Just below the dam are two beautiful campgrounds operated by the State of Wyoming.
For more information on the area please contact:
Thermopolis Chamber of Commerce
119 S 6th Street