Wyoming is synonymous with herds of wild horses that range on endless prairie under the jagged peaks of the Grand Teton Mountains. The Old West is still very much alive and a holiday to Wyoming should celebrate the very best of the Cowboy State.
Wyoming has a huge number of national parks and stunning wilderness that just seems to go on forever, from the floor of the Jackson Hole valley to the pinnacle of Grand Teton towering a mile above, Wyoming holidays a characteristic of stunning beauty and cowboy culture. The historic trails of the Pony Express and the Oregon wagon trails can still be seen right across the state and many are national historic landmarks.
When to go to Wyoming
Wyoming climate is semi-arid and is drier and windier than many other states in the US. Summers are warm with July high temperatures averaging between 29°C and 35°C. Winters are cold with heavy snowfall in the mountains with as much as 510cm falling annually.
Beginning in Utah and ending in Colorado, the seven-night Wild West Cowboys & Buffalos tour traverses the north of Wyoming and includes two nights in Yellowstone. Rodeo events take place throughout the summer including one of the world’s largest rodeos, Cheyenne Frontier Days, in the last week of July.
Touring in Wyoming
American Sky offers a number of fantastic self-drive tours to get the most out of holidays to Wyoming. The 12-day Western frontiers tour includes Yellowstone. Escorted tours such as the Scenic Parks Explorer and the 15-night America’s Magnificent National Parks tour begins in Phoenix and visits all the key national park areas including Yellowstone, Grand Teton, Jackson, Cody, Fort Laramie and Cheyenne in Wyoming.
Planning your holiday in Wyoming in 2016/2017
Planning a holiday to Wyoming in 2016 or 2017? American Sky has the experience to help you plan your perfect holiday. Call our Wyoming specialists today and make the most of your next holiday.
Yellowstone National Park including: Old Faithful, Yellowstone Lake and Indian Creek.
Grand Teton National Park
Thunder Basin National Grassland
Bridger National Forest
Shoshone National Forest
Bighorn National Forest
Devils Tower National Park
Snake River Canyon