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Historic sites and action packed events fill your plans in Uinta County.  Visit Bridger Valley and enjoy historic Fort Bridger and the lively Labor Day Rendezvous.  Evanston offers horse racing, rickshaw races, beautifully restored historic buildings and a wide range of activities.  Check with the local Chamber of Commerce for events and specials!

AttractionsGreat Outdoors   Digging For History
Trails, Rails & Highway Tales   Colorful Characters & Communities

Great Outdoors
Bear River Greenway offers many wildlife moments
 Bear River Greenway and Ice Ponds
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An outdoor playground for wildlife viewing, biking, hiking, canoeing, and kayaking in Evanston.
Wyoming Downs- Evanston Horse Racing
Wyoming Downs
10180 Hwy. 89 North
Evanston, Wyoming
Enjoy weekend horse racing and wagering at the beautiful track 10 miles north of Evanston.
Sulphur Creek Reservoir
Located south of Evanston off Highway 150
Sulphur Creek Reservoir is south of Evanston and is a great place for boating, fishing, and wind sailing.
Mirror Lake Scenic Byway
Highway 150
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View the natural beauty of the area, such as the Uinta Mountains; a great place for hiking, biking, fishing, camping, photography, or just a day of relaxation.
Winter Yurts
Evanston Parks and Recreation Department
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Winter yurts can be reserved through the Evanston Parks and Recreation Department for your winter adventure.
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Digging For History
Chinatown
North of Evanston, WY
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Chinatown was located in north Evanston in the early 20th Century. Many archeological finds have been unearthed at the Chinatown dig conducted by Western Wyoming College archeologists.
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Trails, Rails & Highway Tales
Fort Bridger State Historic Site
PO Box 35
Ft. Bridger, WY 82933
(307) 782-3842
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Established by Jim Bridger and Louis Vasquez in 1843 as an emigrant supply stop along the Oregon Trail. It was obtained by the Mormons in the early 1850s, and then became a military outpost in 1858. In 1933, the property was dedicated as a Wyoming Historical Landmark and Museum.
Sunset Motor Court
Located along Lincoln Highway, now known as Bear River Drive
Evanston, WY
The Sunset Motor Court was situated along the Lincoln Highway in Evanston and was a welcome sight to weary travelers.
Historic Depot Square
Located on Lincoln Highway, at Front Street and 10th Street
Evanston, WY 82933
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Evanston’s Historic Depot Square was refurbished to its early splendor in the 1990s. The square is home to the Union Pacific Train Depot, the Beeman-Cashin Building, the Carnegie Library, the Joss House and soon, an authentic Chinese gazebo and garden.
Roundhouse & Railyards Complex
1440 Main Street
Evanston, WY
Evanston’s Roundhouse & Railyards Complex attracts railroad enthusiasts from around the world.
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Colorful Characters & Communities
 Chinese Joss House
Historic Depot Square
Evanston, Wyoming
The museum showcases an array of Chinese artifacts.
International Pedigree Stage Stop
Sled Dog Race
Historic Depot Square
Unita County, Wyoming
Uinta County is a sponsor and stop for a portion of the International Pedigree Stage Stop Sled Dog Race, which takes place annually.
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Evanston
Chamber of Commerce
307-783-0370
1-800-328-9708

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Bridger Valley
Chamber of Commerce
307-787-6738
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