There are few places as picturesque as Gillette, WY and the breathtaking countryside that surrounds it. Once a bustling railroad terminal, Gillette is now a commercial center for the area’s mining and agricultural industries. The town has a wide range of amenities for visitors including golf courses, parks and swimming pools to help you relax and unwind during your stay.
The Bicentennial Park is a great starting point for nature lovers, with plenty of fauna and wildlife spotting opportunities. Have an amateur fisherman in the family? Head to Dalbey Memorial Park -- legendary among regional enthusiasts for its diverse and plentiful fish populations. This park also makes for a great swimming spot during the summer, and has biking and hiking trails galore.
Interested in taking in a little history? Spend an afternoon at the, Campbell County Rockpile Museum, a great place to educate yourself about the local area. Learn all about mining for black gold when you take a tour of the coal mines. This destination is sure to be a hit for those who love learning in action.
If you’ve got the whole family in tow, check out the events on offer at the CAM-PLEX Multi-Event Facilities. Boat and RV shows, a county fair, rodeos and festivals are sure to entertain you at any time of year. Steaks, ribs and chops are the food of choice in Gillette and surrounding areas, so you are sure to find something tasty to satisfy your appetite.
Make the most of your stay when you book with a comfortable and affordable IHG hotel -- your sure bet for a relaxing, memorable visit to Gillette.