Media Center

Sheridan, Wyoming! The West At Its Best!

Welcome to the Sheridan Travel and Tourism Media Center. It is our hope that the information located herein is welcoming, informative and helpful as you become knowledgeable about Sheridan. Our beautiful, historic community, at the foothills of the majestic Big Horn Mountains on the Great Plains in Northeastern Wyoming, is located midway between Yellowstone National Park and the Black Hills of South Dakota.

The Center has been developed for:

  • individuals wanting to visit and learn more about the Sheridan area
  • writers or visionaries wanting to promote the community; and
  • promoters wanting to utilize the many regional photographs available

On the following web pages you will find press releases, articles, comments and images on our historic community. We trust you will find this service accessible, easy to use, and complete, thus enabling you to better promote and enjoy the Sheridan area. Further explore the area by visiting each offering of our website.

We know you will enjoy our western hospitality, the people you meet and the wide variety of activities and events, to include the following, when you visit Sheridan, Wyoming – the West at its Best!

Activities:

  • Old West Indian Battle Sites:
    • Fort Phil Kearny, Wagon Box Fight, and Fetterman Fight Monument
    • Bozeman Trail – Indian war history on the Bloody Bozeman Trail
    • Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument, located 70 miles north of Sheridan
  • Historic Sites, all in the shadows of the Big Horn Mountains:
    • Trail End State Historic Site – mansion of early 20th century Flemish Revival architecture
    • Sheridan County Museum – the area’s colorful cultures, commerce & characters
    • Historic Sheridan Inn – where Buffalo Bill auditioned acts for his Wild West Show
    • Historic Main Street – walking tour of over 30 buildings on the National Register
    • King’s Saddlery & Western Museum – collection of cowboy memorabilia
    • Bradford Brinton Memorial Ranch and Museum – historic western ranch and art collection
    • Sheridan Trolleys – ride into western history
  • Big Horn Mountains:
    • Wildflowers and wildlife
    • Photography
    • Outdoor adventures – guided fishing & hunting, hiking, rock climbing, snowmobiling on top-10 rated trails, cross-country and downhill skiing, just miles from Sheridan
  • Championship Golf Capitol of Wyoming:
    • Kendrick Golf Course
    • Powder Horn Ranch & Golf Club
    • Sheridan Country Club
  • Cultural Offerings:
    • WYO Theater, Carriage House Theater, Park Concerts, Polo Matches
  • Wildlife:
    • Kendrick Park, Game and Fish Wildlife Center
  • Special Events:
    • May – Hang Gliders Fly-in, Leather Tradeshow, Soccer Championships, Eatons’ Horse Run
    • June -  Celebrate the Arts , Bozeman Trail Days, Mountain Wild & Scenic Trail Runs, Chrome Cowgirls Run
    • Mid-July: – Sheridan-WYO Rodeo – Million Dollar Tour of Professional Rodeos, with week-long family activities
    • August – Big West Arts Festival, Elks Youth Rodeo, Sheridan County Rodeo and Fair
    • Labor Day Weekend -  Hang Gliders Fly-in, Don King Days – ‘Old West’ rodeo & polo events

Should you have questions or seek further information, please contact us at 888-596-6787 so that we may provide you with the quality service you deserve when spending a day, a week or a lifetime in our fair community.


Penny Becker, Executive Director
Sheridan Travel and Tourism

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