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Address: Laramie, WY
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Great place to explore with or without kids

It's a great place to stop and explore if travelling between Cheyenne and Laramie. There are some small rock formations to climb and have the kids safely explore. Some medium... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 21, 2015
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Johnstown, Colorado
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Johnstown, Colorado
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55 reviews 55 reviews
13 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 NEW

It's a great place to stop and explore if travelling between Cheyenne and Laramie. There are some small rock formations to climb and have the kids safely explore. Some medium ones if you are a little more adventurous and can trust the kids. The large ones are more technical and not necessarily somewhere you want kids running around. Saw people... More 

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Walking this space can be a calming, spiritual experience. My husband has gone here, several times, while on business. He brought us here - myself and son - to experience this sacred space.

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Rural Arkansas
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29 reviews 29 reviews
13 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

We decided to stop here because the appearance looked so strange from I80. We were not disappointed. The rock formations are amazing! One even looked like a shark!! Please stop when going to Cheyenne, well worth it!!!

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San Francisco, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

We hiked all day and loved the views! Everyone should go when visiting Laramie. Definitely coming here again when in Laramie. This could be an all day trip or just a few hours, depending on how long you want to be there.

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Madison, Wisconsin
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129 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Interesting rocks. We arrived during a thunderstorm with lots of lighting. It was very eerie. This recreation area includes a campground run by the USDA Forest Service. You can hike, climb the rocks or fish. It is easy to get to - right off I 80 exit (329 ) 27 miles west of Cheyenne WY same exit as the Ames... More 

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Rocky River, Ohio, United States
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98 reviews 98 reviews
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29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Amazing scenery and the rock formations are fascinating, not quite like anything I've seen anywhere else. It is kind of hard to find detailed information about parking and hiking online, but we parked at the main entrance up the road from exit 329 off I-80 and picked up a trail map from the self-service entrance kiosk when we arrived (we... More 

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Statesboro, Georgia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
14 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

First of all, let me just say that this place took me entirely by surprise. This was an afternoon breakaway trip we took from Cheyenne, where my family and me were staying with my grandparents. My parents had told me about how they would visit this place as kids, but I wasn't expecting much. When we got to the park,... More 

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Wyoming
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19 reviews 19 reviews
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Great for climbers (which we are not), picnics and camping. The infrastructure (camping areas and facilities) was very unobtrusive and didn't fight for attention with the gorgeous scenery.

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Bloomington, Indiana
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14 reviews 14 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

The area is steeped in legends and you can feel the sanctity of the place. There were many hikers around, even for early October. Easy hiking. I'm not a rock climber but I can see how it would be a great place to go. Not to be missed if you're in the area.

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Santa Maria, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Went with my young kids and scrambled up the rocks near the picnic area. It was a blast and beautiful views from the top.

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