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Vedauwoo

Laramie, WY
+1 307-745-2300
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Explore, hike, camp..it's all here!

My husband and I came here with some family from the area when we told them we wanted some... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Mrs_AJMoo
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Smiths Grove, Kentucky
Nice easy hiking spot

We hiked Turtle Rock which begins at the Vedauwoo Campgrounds. It is about a three mile hike of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
hoosierhiker
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Indiana
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good16%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
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“day trip” (9 reviews)
“easy access” (7 reviews)
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Laramie, WY
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My husband and I came here with some family from the area when we told them we wanted some adventure! I had come here as a kid but for some reason, it did not leave an impression. I can't imagine why as this place is...More

Thank Mrs_AJMoo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We hiked Turtle Rock which begins at the Vedauwoo Campgrounds. It is about a three mile hike of fairly flat and rocky terrain. The whole family can enjoy this hike.

Thank hoosierhiker
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited after a friend recommended this park while we were vacationing in the Cheyenne area. WOW! What a neat place. Nice hiking trails and absolutely the coolest scenery.

Thank amarinesmom226
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a terrific park to visit on a day trip. Kids love it, and they can run and jump all they want while adults can enjoy a low-key, very moderately paced pace around the loop. Be sure to picinic. If you are into wildflowers...More

Thank Ody G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Two of my girls and I set out on the Turtle Rock trail this week and got quite a treat! The trail is well groomed, shaded throughout, and the wildflowers absolutely spectacular! We also saw many butterflies. We came upon a few other groups, yet...More

Thank Diane P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great place to hike and climb that offers trails for many levels if fitness and experience. There are picnic areas and bathrooms at most trailheads. There were water faucets but they were not turned on so bring your own water. There is...More

Thank momkelsey
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spring is really the best time to visit Vedauwoo, but it's great anytime. The mild weather coupled with the amazing wildflowers and natural beauty of the area make it a must see.

Thank Mark F
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

About 20 minutes outside of Laramie and Cheyenne. Kind of in-between the two. Great for a day or overnight for camping. Most of the areas charge a day use fee, but if you search you can find some free areas and hike in to meet...More

1  Thank Brandy D
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Was very lucky to read about Vedauwoo.. Most unusual rock formations. Almost no signs pointing to area. Saw sign for Vedauwoo Road and took that exit. Wished we had more time to take some of the hikes in the park.

Thank Eric V
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Another interesting place to stop and check out on the way to Laramie from Cheyenne. Read about how Vedauwoo got its name and stop along the way. Very interesting and fun to visit.

Thank Corey E
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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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