The Washakie Ranger District is administered from the ranger district office at 333 East Main Street in Lander, Wyoming.

Lander is located at the foothills of the eastern slopes of the Wind River Mountains. Lander is home to the National Outdoor Leadship School and the Lander Brew Fest. Sinks Canyon State Park - where the Popo Agie River mysteriously disappears - is nearby.

At a Glance

Information Center: The Washakie Ranger District office in Lander, telephone 307.332.5460.

General Information


Lander, Wyoming, is located in west-central Wyoming at the junction of U S Highways 20 and 287.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Campground Camping

Areas for Campground Camping at Lander

Dispersed Camping

Areas for Dispersed Camping at Lander

Rock Climbing

Areas for Rock Climbing at Lander

Lake and Pond Fishing

Areas for Lake and Pond Fishing at Lander

River and Stream Fishing

Areas for River and Stream Fishing at Lander


Areas for Picnicking at Lander

Scenic Driving

Areas for Scenic Driving at Lander

Boating - Non-Motorized

Areas for Boating - Non-Motorized at Lander


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Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities


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