Sweetwater County, Wyo., Introduces Mobile Touring
App May 16, 2014

Visitors can Easily Explore Everything Southwest Wyoming has to Offer with Aid of Smartphone App

Sweetwater County, Wyo. – Sweetwater County has made it even easier to discover the wonders of southwest Wyoming's deserts and canyons through a new mobile app, Tour Sweetwater County. Available for free download on both Apple and Android devices, the sleek app offers visitors information on activities and attractions, lodging and dining, maps, driving tours, photos and much more.

An attractive and concise homepage gives users seven menu options, as well as links to Sweetwater County’s social media assets. General information under the “Discover Sweetwater” tab includes its towns, history, directions, and up-to-date weather conditions. Contact details for the travel and tourism office means support is only a click away. Here, visitors can also find a list of upcoming events in the area to add to their vacation planning.

Eating and sleeping arrangements all around Sweetwater County are easily squared away using the app – leaving more time for play! The “Lodging” and “Dining” tabs provide information on over 50 campgrounds, hotels, RV parks, lodges and ranches and more than 100 dining establishments from fast and casual to upscale and lively.

“Things to Do” provides a comprehensive list of activities and attractions for every season of the year. Travelers won't miss out on any opportunity for adventure such as the excellent fishing on Lake Flaming Gorge and the area's extensive biking and hiking trails. For visual learners, the “Adventure Gallery” tab provides alluring sneak peeks of sights and activities to take in around Sweetwater County.

Virtual driving tours and postcards clinch the handiness of this app. Users discover the scenic, historic and seasonal sides of Sweetwater County through four tour options that provide landmark maps, directions and educational information.

Vacationers won't forget to stay in touch with family and friends with the ability to send electronic postcards of picturesque Wyoming scenes.

To download the app, visit www.tourwyoming.com/app, or search for “Tour Sweetwater County” from your smartphone’s app store.

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About Sweetwater County
Sweetwater County, located halfway between Yellowstone and Canyonlands National Parks in southwest Wyoming, is home to 10,500 square miles of pure, high desert adventure. Known as “Flaming Gorge Country,” the area is characterized by the 91-square-mile Flaming Gorge Lake, the famed Green River, expansive deserts and rugged mountains. Activities include camping, hiking, biking, fishing, golfing, sightseeing, wildlife viewing, hunting dinosaurs, shopping, and just plain getting away from it all. A perfect place to explore American history, Sweetwater County is also home to petroglyphs, pioneer trails and historical museums.


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Gaylene Ore, Ore Communications, 970.812.8733, gaylene@orecommunications.com
Jenissa Bartlett, Sweetwater Travel & Tourism, 307.382.2538, jbartlett@tourwyoming.com

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