Things To Do
With Big Horn River outfitters located in Thermopolis Wyoming, it offers a unique opportunity not only for the avid angler but the entire family. There is an array of activities available for the entire family young and old, in this amazing area. You can visit the dinosaur museum with its unique dinosaur dig where you actually dig up dinosaur bones. You can swim in one of two swimming pools with indoor and outdoor pools, Jacuzzis, spas, and giant water slides, fed by the mystical thermal waters from the world's largest mineral hot springs, or soak your aches and pains away in the free bathhouses supplied by the same healing mineral waters.
Reminisces of the wild west can be seen when you visit petroglyphs on nearby cliffs while imagining what life must have been like when those drawings were sketched on these walls, or visit the hole in the wall where Butch Cassidy and the wild bunch hid out. You can also visit a pioneer museum as well as a wax museum. If you are into something that will raise the adrenaline level a little more, you can take a white water trip down class three and four rapids in Wind River Canyon while experiencing the amazing scenery provided by the 2000 to 3000 foot vertical walls in this amazing Canyon. You can drive the foothills around this beautiful valley and view abundant wildlife including, antelope, whitetail and mule deer, elk, moose, bear, wild turkey and bighorn sheep. You can drive through herds of buffalo in Hot Springs State Park, or you can rent a ski boat or jet skis and enjoy the water in Boysen reservoir 20 miles South of Thermopolis. You can enjoy nine holes of golf at our municipal golf course or shoot a quick round at the mini putt putt course. If you time it right, you can catch the county fair, a PRCA rodeo, the demolition derby, or a fun night of pig wrestling. You may also walk through a classic car show or watch Native Americans dance during the pageant days festival.
If you're into horseback riding it is available for you to experience this amazing scenery and incredible abundant wildlife up close. Fishing is not the only thing enjoyed on this amazing river, kayaking, rafting, tubing, and swimming are also enjoyed on hot summer days. There are several restaurants in thermopiles that can provide you with a hearty breakfast, filling lunch, and fine dinner, and when your day is through, there are several hotels and motels to provide you with a great nights rest. When you call Big Horn River outfitters to book your fly fishing adventure, ask about all of the wonderful things that are available to do in this area to provide you with a trip you will cherish for a lifetime.