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Sinks Canyon State Park

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Address: 3079 Sinks Canyon Road, Lander, WY 82520
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+1 307-332-3077
09:00 - 18:00
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Went to see the place for an hour. Pleasant walk and interesting sight seeing the river descend into the rocks. Can feed the fish for 25 cents. Adjacent to the local road, but a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Canterbury, United Kingdom
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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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105 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went to see the place for an hour. Pleasant walk and interesting sight seeing the river descend into the rocks. Can feed the fish for 25 cents. Adjacent to the local road, but a pleasant easy walk

Thank check06
Lander, WY
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4 reviews
Reviewed 12 April 2017

This is an unknown by many jewel in Wyoming. Wonderful wildlife, mountains and river that disappears into the mountain only to reappear downstream in a pond full of large trout!!!

Thank localyocal19
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23 reviews
12 attraction reviews
Reviewed 5 April 2017

If you are traveling through Lander, you have to go up and see Sink Canyon. It isn't too far off the main highway and it was amazing to see! The river disappears into the rocks! I have been there several times both in the spring and fall. It was better to see in September than in March because there was... More 

Thank Allison M
Alexandria, United States
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74 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Thursday, March 16, 2017 We spent quite a few hours in this park and we had a great time! Breathtaking views! Definitely worth the trip!

Thank MGreen0001
Jackson, Wyoming
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18 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Don't miss this gem near Lander Wyoming! Paved side walks and a large deep pool of large trout, with a feeding station for adults and children!

Thank Robin H
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26 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

SCSP has nice family camping along the river, with wonderous attractions, nature trails, and a fun visitor center right above where the whole river drops into a cave. Don't miss the "rise" a kilometer down-canyon where huge trout hang out. There is also world class sport and trad climbing, as well as road and mountain bike trails in the canyon.

Thank John G
Lyman, Wyoming
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5 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 February 2017

It's awesome place to visit,close to town ,motels ,dinners,it makes you wonder what happens to the water,close to national forest, many places to fish, ride ATVs,see abundant wildlife ,great camping.

Thank 755reedt
2 reviews
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

What a beautiful park to tour. We thoroughly enjoyed the sights and wildlife. The fish were enormous and the view was spectacular! Was a great place to visit.

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Thank Alicia A
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22 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 December 2016

I had booked a yurt at this state park just because it was convenient and inexpensive after leaving Thermopolis. What an absolutely stunning place. Our yurt was actually adorable. We spent so much time with our kids feeding the fish, they will always remember that. We are from Minnesota but have been to most of the state parks in Wyoming,... More 

Thank Ruth V
Fort Collins, Colorado
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2016

Hit this on our way out to Jackson Hole and Yellowstone. Unexpected! Really impressed and will have to return just to concentrate on enjoying this state park.

Thank windsorsinclaire

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