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Great wilderness area. Good hiking and views. Beware of winter weather.

Beautiful when weather is good or well prepared. Can get very bad when bad weather strikes and one... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Peter H
Twinsburg, Ohio
Climber's Paradise with Beautiful Views

This is a climber’s paradise. I didn’t have enough time to do an actual hike or climb, but I did... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Chicago, Illinois
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Beautiful when weather is good or well prepared. Can get very bad when bad weather strikes and one is unprepared as I was. I went on the gravel road during a snow storm and got stuck in a snow bank. Very little food or water...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Peter H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a climber’s paradise. I didn’t have enough time to do an actual hike or climb, but I did get a chance to get a decent look around and it was so beautiful. It’s definitely a spot that is well taken care of, but...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a beautiful place to visit. You can do so many outdoor activities. There is some military history sprinkled in look in the right places!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Trevor T
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Check out Box Canyon for a great picnic! Giant boulders that have no business hanging precariously overhead.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 469dougc
Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

We camped at Vedauwoo last week. The campground was very overcrowded. No campground host to offer assistance. Multiple groups staying in single sites. The vault toilets were filthy, stunk and had no paper. It was a nice setting and the hike was fun. Do not...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 22 September 2018

Everyone should take the time to at least drive thru this area. The rock formations are just amazing. Trees were just beginning to turn color making the scenery all the more spectacular. There were a few people rock climbing which is always interesting to watch....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank js_mo_50
Reviewed 21 September 2018

A line of beautiful rock formations that look totally out of place in the generally barren landscape.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank steamfan007
Reviewed 18 September 2018

The rock formations are stunning, and if you hit this place in the fall when the Aspen are shimmering yellow against the rocks, it's magical. Just off of I-80, so easy to access, but so gorgeous and uncrowded that you can't believe it's that accessible....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank World_Traveler_Food
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

My first visit to Vedauwoo. I was pleasantly surprised! I loved the view of all the beautiful rocks! The were truly stunning. This is a fabulous place for families with kids and you can choose a long or short hike.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank OnAir693290
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

My friends and I took a morning day trip from Laramie to visit Vedauwoo. We took their two-year-old daughter and had a wonderful time. The recreation site is full of hiking trails and paths in the Medicine Bow National Forest for all ages and experience...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Dianne S
25 August 2018|
Response from Tami H | Reviewed this property |
Yes, in the developed campground areas. Undeveloped areas have no water source, you need to pack your own.
Dani B
19 August 2018|
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Response from Tami H | Reviewed this property |
I agree - lots of sites available, as long as you avoid the holiday weekends. There are developed sites near lakes and recreation areas (small fee), and many undeveloped sites (free) along the various roads in the Vedauwoo... More
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