Riverton

213 W. Main Street Riverton WY 82501
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Annual Festivals: Wild West Winter Carnival, 1838 Mountain Man Rendezvous, Hot Air Balloon Rally,  Fremont County Fair, Winter Art Fair

The town of Riverton is located along the Big Wind River in the center of nearly a half million acre tract withdrawn from the Wind River Indian Reservation for homesteading. Founded in 1906, Riverton is now the center of a prosperous agricultural area.

The Wind River Casino is located just outside of Riverton and hosts the Northern Arapaho Experience weekly during the summer months. 

Don't Miss:  Every July, Riverton hosts the 1838 Mountain Man Rendezvous and Hot Air Balloon Rally.  The rendezvous is still held on the original site.

 

Population: 10,990
Elevation: 4936
Region: Northwest

Places to Dine in Riverton
Convention and Visitors Bureau
Chamber of Commerce

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Riverton Neighborhood
CWC Main Hall
WYO 789 South View

  • Ghost Town Tour

    Ghost Town Tour

    Take an all day driving and hiking tour of South Pass. See old gold mining sites and enjoy the abundance of wild flowers along the way. Learn the history of Wyoming's gold rush and take an optional tour of the Carissa gold mill.

    Offer Dates >June 01 - June 30, 2016

  • Upper Wind River Country

    Upper Wind River Country

    See the Upper Wind River country on an 8-10 hour tour. See panoramic views of 2 mountain ranges and the Wind River valley. Visit wildlife refuges, a fish hatchery, the Bighorn Sheep center and see Indian petroglyphs.

    Offer Dates >July 01 - July 31, 2016

  • Red Desert

    Red Desert

    10% off Red Desert Tour with mention of this ad. 8-10 hour driving tour on high desert ridges with endless views. See sand dunes, antelope, wild horses and elk.

    Offer Dates >August 01 - August 31, 2016

  • 10 % Upper Sweetwater Tour

    10 % Upper Sweetwater Tour

    Upper Sweetwater tour is an 8-10 hour tour below the towering granite peaks of the western slope of the Wind River Mountains. See aspen and pine forests and panoramic views of remote and wild 4 wheel drive country

    Offer Dates >September 01 - September 30, 2016

  • 10% off Wild Horse Tour

    10% off Wild Horse Tour

    wild horse tour is an 8-10 hour driving tour following a high desert rim above the Oregon Trail. See 4 different mountain ranges and wide valleys. This is a great area to wee wild horses, antelope, deer and maybe an eagle.

    Offer Dates >October 01 - October 31, 2016