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Beauty in mountains

We enjoyed driving on the Happy Jack Road. At first we saw windmills, farms and cows. When we... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2018
Robby G C
Toronto, Canada
Superb trails easily accessible

The network of trail here spreads out and extends to fill a large area and provide a wide variety... read more

Reviewed 1 June 2018
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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4 Oct 2018
“Beauty in mountains”
1 Jun 2018
“Superb trails easily accessible”
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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WY 210/ Happy Jack Rd, Laramie, WY 82070
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Reviewed 5 October 2018

We enjoyed driving on the Happy Jack Road. At first we saw windmills, farms and cows. When we started to see mountains, we were quite surprised. Those mountains were different from one another.We kept looking all this beautiful mountains. We never got bored. We had...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 1 June 2018

The network of trail here spreads out and extends to fill a large area and provide a wide variety of options for hiking, mountain biking, and in the winter cross country skiing. Despite being right close to the interstate, it's rarely crowded. It's a great...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank montanapescado
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Great place to visit for a day out in nature! A little closer to Laramie than Cheyenne, but not far from either. Great views of the surrounding areas. Lots of trees, mountains, streams. I would say heavily visited by hikers, mountain bikers, horseback riders, etc.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Brandy D
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Trailhead is just off WY210 about 2 minutes off I-80. This is a beautiful portion of the Medicine Bow National Forest. The trail is not difficult. The rock outcropings are hard to believe and the grasslands provide a great backdrop to the mountains and hills.

Date of experience: June 2017
2  Thank Fisher327
Reviewed 3 September 2016

The trails and vistas were fantastic but the maps, or lack thereof, and trail markers leave much to be desired. Bring extra water and snacks. There are no trail maps at the self-registration center, only a place to pay for the day-use and a log...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank jaymO7046JL
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Take this route if you are travelling between Laramie and Cheyenne. The scenery is stunning, the traffic is minimal. You will not be disappointed. It is only about 5 minutes longer than the interstate.

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank magaggiemay
Reviewed 5 July 2016

Great place outside Laramie to enjoy the great outdoors. Especially nice in fall, when the aspen are changing.

Date of experience: September 2015
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9 August 2017|
Response from lemstar |
We did see horse poop....