- EAT + SLEEP
- TRAVEL TOOLS
What would you do if you had three full days in a Western paradise? In the case of Sweetwater County, the natural answer is a mix of outdoor adventure, scenic drives, historic tours and more outdoor adventure. This three day itinerary hits all the highlights.
Start the day with a tasty breakfast at Get Real Coffee in Green River.
Drive the western part of the Flaming Gorge Scenic Byway.
Visit the Red Canyon Visitor Center.
Eat a delicious lunch at the Flaming Gorge Resort.
Spend time at Red Canyon Lodge horseback riding, paddle boating and fishing.
Take a tour of the Flaming Gorge Dam.
Drive the eastern part of the Flaming Gorge Scenic Byway north toward Rock Springs.
Talk about the day over dinner at Santa Fe Southwest Grill before getting some shut-eye.
Take your pick of breakfast in Rock Springs.
Drive the Pilot Butte Wild Horse Scenic Loop in a high-clearance, four-wheel-drive vehicle. Don't forget your camera and binoculars.
End your scenic drive in Green River, and grab lunch at Don Pedro's Mexican Restaurant.
Visit the Sweetwater County Historical Museum to learn about the history and culture of Southwest Wyoming.
Head to Green River to explore Expedition Island. Rent a tube, kayak or raft from White Mountain Lumber.
Grab dinner at the Fish Bowl and get some sleep at your hotel in Green River.
Start the day with breakfast at Cowboy Donuts in Rock Springs.
Explore the vibrant art scene and browse unique shops and eateries in award-winning Downtown Rock Springs. Take a tour of the Rock Springs Historical Museum.
Stop for some lunch at Broadway Burger Station.
Take a lesson in archaeology at the White Mountain Petroglyphs and view ancient sandstone etchings.
Grab an unforgettable ice cream snack in Farson before hiking down some of the historic trails near Farson.
End the day over some Wyoming fare at Bitter Creek Brewing in Rock Springs. Get some sleep and prepare to head home with bragging rights.