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From staff reports
Apr 22, 2018

As work continues on the Middle Fork Stock Bypass Trail on the Washakie Ranger District of the Shoshone National Forest, there will be some impacts in Sinks ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Jan 17, 2018

Leaders at the Central Wyoming College Sinks Canyon Center south of Lander are working to re-establish the productive farm that was developed on the property ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Dec 29, 2017

Fremont County residents have three state parks to choose from when considering a guided New Year's Day hike this year. Boysen State Park, Sinks Canyon State ...


By Kelli Ameling, Staff Wrier
Dec 27, 2017

The remaining portion of Forest Service Road 300 - better known as the Loop Road above Sinks Canyon - closed to motorized travel for the season on Monday, Dec. ...

From staff reports
Jul 31, 2016

Central Wyoming College has received a grant to restore the historic apple orchard at the Sinks Canyon Center above Lander. The $24,500 grant is through the ...

From staff reports
Dec 13, 2015

An increasingly popular New Year's Day activity continues this winter as Wyoming State Parks, Historic Sites and Trails offers "First Day Hikes" at 11 Wyoming ...


From staff reports
Nov 24, 2015

The Loop Road above Lander will be closed for the winter Tuesday due to a forecasted storm this week. The National Weather Service predicts a major winter ...

By Steven R. Peck
Oct 27, 2015

Frost-free For some weeks now we've been wondering in print if this might be a year when central Fremont County gets clear to November before Mother ...

By Eric Blom Staff Writer
Oct 25, 2015

Fishing, boating, beaches and camping at Boysen State Park brought in 115,000 visitors last year - enough to be ranked the seventh-busiest state park in ...


From staff reports
Sep 4, 2015

A majestic Kestrel sitting on a fence post, the Milky Way gleaming above the canyon cliffs, a sled dog peeking from a kennel, and a fisherman casting a fly on ...

From staff reports
Aug 7, 2015

Sinks Canyon State Park is one of seven Wyoming state parks, historic sites and trails venues to be awarded the TripAdvisor 2015 Certificate of Excellence ...

From staff reports
Jul 17, 2015

Community Entry Services has been awarded a $ 2,500 grant from the Rocky Mountain Power Foundation. The donation will be used for the CES Summer Camp ...


From staff reports
Jul 3, 2015

Visitors also are urged to use caution when using campfires. Visitors to Wyoming's state parks and historic sites are reminded that the possession ...

From staff reports
May 31, 2015

The University of Wyoming students will develop leadership and outdoor skills while helping on 18 projects around the state. Projects ranging from ...

From staff reports
May 28, 2015

The Shoshone National Forest Washakie Ranger District will do a partial opening of the Louis Lake Road at noon Friday. The partial opening will be from the ...


By Eric Blom, Staff Writer
May 27, 2015

A judge gave probation to four defendants in the case of two Sinks Canyon cabins vandalized in May 2014. The young adults pleaded guilty to some of the charges ...

The Associated Press
May 24, 2015

CHEYENNE --The Wyoming Game and Fish Department is holding a Free Fishing Day on June 6, when anglers will be able to fish state waters without a fishing ...

By Eric Blom, Staff Writer
Jan 18, 2015

A special prosecutor also has been appointed for three of the four defendants. Several cases related to vandalized cabins in Sinks Canyon have seen ...


By Eric Blom, Staff Writer
Jan 18, 2015

County group to try an experimental, biological agent to suppress cheatgrass Cheatgrass pops up in just about every environmental, land management ...

By Katie Roenigk, Staff Writer
Jan 16, 2015

The activity caught the attention of at least one resident who called law enforcement Wednesday. County residents shouldn't be too alarmed if they ...

From staff reports
Dec 26, 2014

For the fourth consecutive year, Wyoming State Parks, Historic Sites and Trails are providing First Day Hikes,a way for Wyoming residents to celebrate New ...


By Eric Blom, Staff Writer
Dec 12, 2014

Incoming prosecutor Patrick LeBrun is being given extra time to prepare. Cases against several young adults charged with breaking into and ...

Randall Harrick, Lander
Dec 7, 2014

Editor: A little while back I saw a picture of something called the Sinks Canyon Ski Area. It looked great. I think the picture was from the 1950s. My host ...

From staff reports
Dec 7, 2014

Reservations for year-round use began Monday. Sinks Canyon State Park is now the home of three "yurts," soft-sided cabins that became available to ...


From staff reports
Nov 20, 2014

Four Wyoming state parks, historic sites and trails venues --Sinks Canyon State Park, Hot Springs State Park, Legend Rock State Petroglyph Site and the Wyoming ...

From staff reports
Oct 5, 2014

The 36 prize-winning photos from this year's Sinks Canyon State Park Photo Contest will be displayed in the Coutant House at the Museum of the American West in ...

From staff reports
Aug 4, 2014

Organizers of the annual Sinks Canyon State Park raffle are encouraging nature enthusiasts to buy tickets for the chance to win one of three full framed and ...


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