Stories

  • 14 Mar 5 Instagram Accounts That Will Put Lander, WY on Your Bucket List

    Lander, Wyoming is the kind of place you might discover on your way to or from Yellowstone and add to your bucket list. It’s the kind of place where you might come for a concert and start looking for a reason to move. The City......

  • Sunset over an alpine lake in Wyoming in the Wind River Mountains

    21 Feb 7 Lakes in Wyoming that are Worth the Trip

    When people want a water adventure, Wyoming isn’t always the first destination to come to mind. However, did you know that there are many beautiful, secluded lakes in Wyoming that are perfect for your next canoeing, paddle boarding, or boating activity? These are the top......

  • 21 Jul A Guide to Downtown Lander

    Lander, Wyoming, is an outdoor recreation mecca, making it easy to spend so much time outdoors that you miss out on the in-town experiences. But, you should definitely make time to explore this charming mountain town. Spending some time in the historic downtown area is......

  • Wagon outside of South Pass City, a historical destination near Lander, wyomig

    23 Jul Historical Attractions in and near Lander

    Lander has had a lot of names and has been characterized in many ways, but it has always been a stopping point for travelers—indigenous, recreational, and entrepreneurial. Today you can see traces of all of Lander’s storylines. Those historical attractions and points of interest demonstrate......

  • Lander Wyoming photography

    21 Jul Lander, Wyoming is a Photographer’s Dream

    With all of the wide, open spaces and the snow-capped mountains in Wyoming, it’s no surprise that Lander is a great place for photographers. The diversity of activities, people, and landscapes allow photographers to continually practice and strengthen their art in many different ways. Here’s......

  • 14 Mar The Best Things to Do in Lander, Wyoming

    Lander is the gateway to the Wind River Mountains, which are a dramatic and beautiful playground. Fittingly, this mountain town is best known for outdoor activities, ranging from novice and family levels to professional skillsets. If you want to give any of it a try,......

  • 07 Mar The Lander Valley

      I came to Lander on a whim. 26 and looking for “something else”. I had this vague yet powerful idea that I wanted to live somewhere where my heart could be free. Chalk it up to youth, but it made sense at the time.......

  • 19 May Winter Fun

    5 Fun Winter Activities To Try While Visiting Lander, WY Lander is the ideal location for trying out new winter activities! Wyoming winters are known to be cold and long. But here in Lander, nestled in the Wind River Basin — Wyoming’s “Banana Belt” —......

  • Panoramic view of the wildlife display at the Wyoming Game and Fish Office in Lander, Wyoming

    19 May Wyoming Museums You Can’t Miss

    Lander has fascinating, rich, and diverse history. What better place to get to know your travel destination than at a museum or gallery curated by local experts? In our opinion, some of the best Wyoming museums can be found in Lander. Fremont County Pioneer Museum......