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Here’s what visitors to Sheridan have to say…

“One of my greatest trips ever!  Sheridan is so beautiful, with stunning statues and historic sites all over town . . .  My dream-come-true, discovering museums, Historic Main Street shopping, and the breathtaking Bighorn Mountains!  Ellen Lundquist, Lake County, CA.

“The culture is Western in all of its varieties and meanings.  The pace of life is Western.  When you’re in Sheridan, no matter where you hail from, you are Western.  It’s that magic which really makes the town stand out”.  True West Magazine editors.

“In all the towns we passed through in over 3,500 miles, none compared to Sheridan! Everyone we met at businesses and on the street were very friendly and went out of their way to make us feel welcome. It’s nice to visit a town in America where people still take pride in their community!” Matt Joseph, Wheaton, IL.

There are so many wonderful outdoor activities that you can experience–fishing, hiking, rafting, golfing, swimming, etc. . .My wife & I . . . fell in love with Sheridan. . . I like the rodeos, snowmobiling, historical sites, and shopping and western history. . .”I most enjoyed the people that I met who live in Sheridan. The location of the town is just great! In just a matter of minutes we were up on the mountain. I enjoyed my trip so much…I had tears in my eyes because I didn’t want to leave. I’m sorry that we didn’t have time to visit everyone that we wanted to see… maybe the next time out.” L. M. Wilson, Qakertown, PA

COLORADO GOLF June 2001: “Global visitors are delighted with the world-class offerings of our majestic golf courses, along with our local warm, western hospitality,” said Penny Becker, Executive Director of the Sheridan Travel and Tourism. “Golfers of every skill level are extending the length of their stay in Sheridan in order to golf a combination of the 5 area courses.”

“In all the towns we passed through in over 3,500 miles, none compared to Sheridan! Everyone we met at businesses and on the street were very friendly and went out of their way to make us feel welcome. Its nice to visit a town in America where people still take pride in their community!” Matt Joseph, Wheaton, IL

Here’s what residents of Sheridan have to say…

“Sheridan truly is the #1 Western Town in America , as voted!  Our beautiful community, located at the foothills of the majestic Big Horn Mountains , encompasses an authentic rich western heritage as showcased well in our historic downtown district, battle sites, forts, and museums. In addition, Sheridan’s many cultural offerings draw thousands to the Sheridan area each year – whether they stay and play for a day, a week or a lifetime!” Penny Becker , Executive Director, Sheridan Travel and Tourism

“Once visitors experience Sheridan’s unparalleled western hospitality, they want to come back again and again. An increasing number choose to make their home here, surrounded by clean air, beautiful scenery, friendly faces, and fresh opportunity.” – Melissa Butcher, Executive Director, Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce

“Sheridan has become a premiere destination for meetings and conventions. Word has spread about our beautiful setting at the base of the beautiful Bighorn Mountains, our western history, our amenities and our ‘western hospitality at its finest’ “. Carole Perkins, Former Executive Director, Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce

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