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Vedauwoo

Laramie, WY
+1 307-745-2300
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This place is awesome

We used to come here a lot and it’s so cool and calming. Huge rocks for climbing and a pretty drive!

Reviewed 3 days ago
dairyberrys
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Spectacular!

Do not pass by this extraordinary natural wonder, absolutely breathtaking! 60 seconds off the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
lumiere59
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Reading, Mass.
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"rock formations"
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"beaver ponds"
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"overnight camping"
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"great hiking"
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"great place to hike"
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"day trip"
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"picnic tables"
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"easy hiking"
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"short hike"
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"beautiful scenery"
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"natural area"
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"loop trail"
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"national park"
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"forest service"
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"couple of hours"
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"the medicine bow national forest"
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We used to come here a lot and it’s so cool and calming. Huge rocks for climbing and a pretty drive!

Thank dairyberrys
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Do not pass by this extraordinary natural wonder, absolutely breathtaking! 60 seconds off the highway and worth the detour!

Thank lumiere59
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

This area is available for camping, whether in a tent, trailer, or RV. Three main campgrounds are located in the area Vedauwoo, Tie city, Pole Creek, and Yellow Pine. Rough back country road off of Happy Jack Road (paved), but a great place to see...More

Thank Todd G
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Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

The drive between Cheyenne and the Vedauwoo is outstanding and the rock formations look ancient like out of Lord of the Rings. This is a must for travelors! Take your camera and enjoy the scenery. We did.

1  Thank Motivator535
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Reviewed 8 March 2018

Vedauwoo, a state park between Cheyenne and Laramie, is a hauntingly beautiful haunted place. Boulders and trees both carved by the constant wind will moan and whisper around you. The Indians felt that spirits dwelt here, you could well feel them too, even if you...More

1  Thank cleflar
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Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

We went as a family to this trail and our children enjoyed climbing on the rock formations. It was an easy hike and short, but there are plenty of other trails that connect to make the visit worthwhile.

1  Thank Amy M
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

The scenery is just awesome. You can spend a weekend here and not get bored. Great fun that dont cost money. Unless you stay at the pay campgrounds.

Thank Megarave
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Reviewed 16 February 2018

It is so beautiful. We were trying to find a lake that we were told about where you could walk out in the water and scoop up lake bottom sand and find gems and different rocks in it. We didn't find the lake but we...More

Thank MitziD3
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Reviewed 16 January 2018

After traveling for miles and miles and seeing "flat land" - its very surprising to see Vedauwoo just popping out of the ground --- but its certainly worth the stop and a nice place to stretch your legs.

Thank Kimberly J
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Reviewed 20 November 2017

What a wonderful park with a self-pay box at the entrance. You can picnic, walk trails or just sit and enjoy the beauty and catch some wildlife while you are at it.

Thank AdventurousJanis
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Julie H
25 April 2017|
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Response from teresakk66 | Reviewed this property |
The best spots do. Much of the campground has been cleared of trees due to pine beetle, so many of the campsites are treeless. Many of those are often available. The upper Campground allows RVs. The lower Campground is tents... More
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Floridanative150
26 January 2016|
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Response from Todd G | Reviewed this property |
It means " earthborn". I found this on another website for you. I think I read something like the indians thought that the indian spirits played here, as if they placed all the rocks like they are. Despite claims to the... More
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