Encampment

  • 5 Favorite Annual Summer Events

    Music in the Park

    Carbon County Summers are packed with fun local events.

    To see a schedule of what's currently scheduled make sure to check out our calendar of events but here are some of our favorite annual events you will not want to miss.

  • Bird Watching Tips with Palma Jack

    Bird Watching Tips, Wyoming Carbon County

    Learn the Best Places in Carbon County by Season with Local Birder Palma Jack.

    The best thing about birding is you can do it anywhere you travel. It is nice however, to know where some of the local hot spots are when traveling. Hopefully this article will help with that for Carbon County, Wyoming.

  • Carbon County - Rooted In History With An Eye Toward The Future

    Carbon County, Wyoming

    Let me tell you about this hidden gem that offers you history, views and the reward of slowing down.

    As we race through our hectic lives with things to do, places to be, and people to see it’s easy to overlook the importance of taking a moment to slow down. Unfortunately, in our society speed is a reward because going going going means you’re getting more done, which is more rewarding,right? Well, in my opinion sometimes slowing down is the true reward. For this exact reason, southern Carbon County, Wyoming is the perfect spot. Let me tell you about this hidden gem between the trees that offers you history, views and the reward of slowing down.

  • Indian Bathtubs Trail

    Indian Bathtub Trail

    The Indian Bathtubs Trail is on the Blackhall Road (Carbon County Road 211).

    Near Encampment & Riverside, Wyoming these bowl-shaped rock formations become natural bathtubs when filled with rain water. From the trailhead off of Blackhall Mountain Road, it's a 1.5 mile round-trip hike to the tubs.

  • Top Scenic Drives

    Carbon County Scenic Drives

    One of the best things about Carbon County, Wyoming are the amazing landscapes.

    It's incredible how diverse the ecosystems are.  Explore the crystal clear rivers, natural hot springs, mountain trails for hiking or biking, forests teeming with wildlife, pristine alpine lakes, and stark high desert landscapes. Even if Carbon County, Wyoming is not your final destination, make sure to take a look around... you won't regret it!

  • Yellowstone Road Trips

    3 Fun Routes to Yellowstone

    Wyoming’s most famous destination is Yellowstone National Park, located in the northwestern most part of the state.  Carbon County Wyoming is a magical corridor to visit on your way our nation’s first National Park. Check out the fun and scenic routes we have mapped out for your convenience from various Carbon County cities to Yellowstone National Park.