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Vedauwoo

Laramie, WY
+1 307-745-2300
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Turtle rock

We hikes the forest when the aspens we're in fall yellow. The Rock climbing is for all skill... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
mcascio10
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Virginia
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Vedauvoo “rocks”

This is a recreation area east of Laramie in the Medicine Bow National Forest. There are hiking and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
WyomingCooboy
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Laramie, Wyoming
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good18%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“rock formations” (35 reviews)
“day trip” (9 reviews)
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Laramie, WY
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+1 307-745-2300
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We hikes the forest when the aspens we're in fall yellow. The Rock climbing is for all skill levels. We're novices yet walked up to a great area to look out on the prairie. Great picnic area with tables.

Thank mcascio10
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a recreation area east of Laramie in the Medicine Bow National Forest. There are hiking and biking trails, picnic tables, camping, and rock climbing for the stout hearted (and experienced). There’s a small admission fee, but worth it for the views of the...More

Thank WyomingCooboy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Read about this area and planned it on the itinerary. Was disappointed as driving, parking, and bathroom facilities were few. Probably more beautiful if accessible. Recommend only young hikers!

Thank Leslie C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a really cool place to stop for a picnic lunch, get some fresh air and do some rock climbing for beginners.

Thank 07BigBlue
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of our favorite stops is the Vendauwoo National Forest between Laramie and Cheyenne Wyoming. It is absolutely beautiful and there are endless trails.

Thank Yutahsadventures
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went on a short hike/exploration with family, including grandkids (6 & 9). Such a beautiful area. Very photographic location. Don't forget to pay the use fee. We got a warning from a forest service employee.

Thank bucksduck2011
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I grew up climbing these formations and am happy to report that you can still enjoy climbing them. This trip, I enjoyed the beauty of the formations. Great place for a family picnic and hiking.

Thank beth w
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Seriously, these rocks are 1.4 BILLION years old! And they are all crazy shapes and formations, fun to photograph, but fantastic for climbing and scrambling. There were 3 guys hanging from a rock wall on our way in. Seriously fun. And, we saw a moose!

Thank Peg D
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Yeah, the rock formations here are impressive and picturesque. And I hear they're great for climbing. But we just wanted to hike on a quiet trail for awhile. Found what we though was a good trail, but it's overall path was very confusing. We didn't...More

Thank Paluxysaurus
Reviewed 15 September 2017

This campground is located near Laramie WY and is like an oasis along I80. There is day and overnight camping available among rocky formations that are easily seen from the highway. Beautiful scenery with dramatic rock formations.. There is a $5 fee for day use...More

Thank suzn45
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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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