Hunting

The great outdoors await in Carbon County, Wyoming. A variety of terrains from deep evergreen forests and high mountain deserts to riparian areas along Carbon County’s many rivers provides habit for a wide variety of wild game species. If hunting is on your agenda southern Wyoming is unparalleled. As the least populated state in the union, Wyoming’s wide open spaces offers some of the best hunting opportunities to be found.

Hunting is available for:
Moose
Elk
Pronghorn Antelope
Mule Deer
White-tailed Deer
Big Horn Sheep
Blue Grouse
Wild Turkey
Mountain Lion
Black Bear
and more…

 

Hunting in the Platte Valley is exceptional, and with abundant numbers of antelope, deer and elk, your chances of bagging some big game are excellent. With a variety of terrain and the cool mountain weather, the Platte Valley provides the idea habitat for all kinds of animals. As the North Platte flows through our valley, the diverse terrain of Wyoming is apparent, changing from alpine mountains to high-desert plains in less than 70 miles. Wildlife is abundant, including deer, antelope, big horn sheep, elk, bald eagles and blue herons, just to name a few.

Information provided by WyomingCarbonCounty.com and SaratogaChamber.info.