Sinks Canyon State Park


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Sinks Canyon State Park


Location:6 miles southeast of Lander on Highway 131.
Facilities:30 tent and trailer campsites, restrooms, picnic areas and shelters, fishing pier, hiking trails (5 miles), Volksmarch trail, nature trail, visitor center, playground.
Activities:Camping, fishing, hiking, rock climbing, wildlife viewing, interpretive programs.
Special Features:Park features a geologic phenomenon in which the Popo Agie River vanishes into a large cavern (the Sinks), only to reappear in a trout-filled pool (the Rise) about one-half mile down the canyon.
Address:3079 Sinks Canyon Rd
Lander, WY 82520

Phone:307-332-3077
Web: wyoparks.state.wy.us/scslide.htm
Size: 600 acres. Elevation: 5,357 feet.

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Travelers in central Wyoming can enjoy a refreshing break in their journey at Sinks Canyon State Park, 135 miles southeast of Grand Teton National Park.