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Sinks Canyon State Park

3079 Sinks Canyon Rd, Lander, WY 82520-9115
+1 307-332-3077
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Unique and beautiful

The way the Wind River disappears as a river and returns as a series of springs is unique in my... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
George M
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Boise, Idaho
Popo Agie Falls Trail

The hike to these falls is gorgeous and the falls themselves are stunning. If you drive through... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Mellisa H
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Farmland, Indiana
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  • Average1%
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“trout” (46 reviews)
“popo agie” (39 reviews)
“quarter mile” (10 reviews)
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LOCATION
3079 Sinks Canyon Rd, Lander, WY 82520-9115
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+1 307-332-3077
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"trout"
in 46 reviews
"popo agie"
in 39 reviews
"quarter mile"
in 10 reviews
"visitor center"
in 19 reviews
"rushing water"
in 5 reviews
"beautiful area"
in 10 reviews
"feed the fish"
in 9 reviews
"middle fork"
in 4 reviews
"close to town"
in 3 reviews
"labor day"
in 4 reviews
"picnic lunch"
in 3 reviews
"worth the trip"
in 6 reviews
"national forest"
in 5 reviews
"wind river mountains"
in 4 reviews
"great place to visit"
in 5 reviews
"mountain range"
in 3 reviews
"vending machine"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The way the Wind River disappears as a river and returns as a series of springs is unique in my experience. The park is a wonderland of natural beauty; its geology is especially fascinating. The hike to the falls is amply rewarded by the falls...More

Thank George M
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The hike to these falls is gorgeous and the falls themselves are stunning. If you drive through Sinks Canyon State Park and park just beyond the Bruce Picnic area in the large parking lot, you will find the trailhead for these falls. The in and...More

Thank Mellisa H
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We stopped here while on our way from Jackson to Rawlins. We were just there to have a little picnic by the river but the scenery was very nice. We didn't have time to do much more.

Thank houstonnative47
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is an amazing geological feature and a well kept park! The trails are clean and child friendly.

Thank Jennifer W
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Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

Thank him to been there☄️. They got a real good house brewery in Lander! Best Kölsch beer ever!!! Very nice people.

Thank nortonjochen
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Reviewed 30 January 2018

So nice outdoor experience lots of wild life lots of places to hike & a really cool fish & game stop & campgrounds -really a great family out door experience

Thank V7674QBkiml
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Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

Love Sinks Canyon. The river disappears into a cavern and emerges in a calm pool downstream. You can feed the huge trout that live in the pool. On up the road is some gorgeous mountain scenery. Beautiful area.

Thank Jill B
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

Looked like a peaceful time of the year to visit the area...no traffic, few cars,could park and easily and walk without seeing anyone...dissapearing river is a cool attraction.....

Thank luvtogo362
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Reviewed 17 October 2017

this state park is about 7 miles south of lander. worth the trip colors of rocks and trees awesome highly recommend

Thank vernon h
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

We found about sinks canyon by accident - what a great place to visit. It's very easy to locate outside Lander. The water drop offs are amazing. a really interesting place. we then took the rail up over the mountain which had incredibly dramatic views....More

Thank TyDe_21
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Janet Z
14 May 2018|
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Response from V7674QBkiml | Reviewed this property |
Yes in the main attraction such as the rise & the history Fish and Game place & the place where you can feed the fish its were the rise comes out & I think most of the campgrounds are Handicap accessible
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PSUalum
11 February 2018|
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Response from rockteam | Reviewed this property |
You would need to be able to walk 1/4 mile It is worth the effort if u can do it It is slightly steep
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VirginiaKay
8 June 2017|
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Response from John G | Reviewed this property |
It's just under 100 miles away in Thermopolis, which take 1.5-2 hrs to drive. It's a beautiful drive down the Wind River and across the desert. As long as you are going to Thermop, consider also going to the hot springs... More
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