Most People Are Not Aware That This Unique Tunnel In Wyoming Exists
The Buffalo Bill dam project was one of Wyoming’s most impressive engineering wonders. At the time, it was almost thought of as an impossible task! This historic series of tunnels is located in the northwestern part of the state just west of Cody, and you’ll want to visit to drive through the longest tunnel in Wyoming.
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For another unique attraction in Wyoming, check out There’s A Little Known Unique Natural Bridge In Wyoming… And It’s Truly Amazing.
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What is the most famous bridge in Wyoming?
Wyoming’s tallest bridge (and pretty much its only bridge) is the Sunlight Creek Bridge. This remarkable feat of engineering sits over Sunlight Creek along the Chief Joseph Scenic Byway. Pull in to the small parking lot right past the bridge and you can walk across it, along a safe sidewalk. If you’re afraid of heights, though, don’t look down! You can read more about the most incredible bridge in Wyoming right here.
What are the best day trips in Wyoming?
The best day trips in Wyoming involve getting to know our state’s stunning wilderness! In Sublette County, visit Pinedale and Fremont Lake in any season to be surrounded by wonder. If you’re closer to Cody, a trip to Hart Mountain shows off a dark period of Wyoming history, and a fascinating natural wonder. Jackson and the Star Valley region offer endless day trip possibilities, from the Elk Refuge, to Grand Teton, to Afton’s interesting intermittent spring. In Cheyenne, you can spend a day at the Terry Bison Ranch feeding bison, or at the Depot Museum that’s sure to take you back in time. Make time to visit the Vedauwoo, too!
What unique tours in Wyoming can I take?
One of the coolest tours you can take in the Cowboy State is the trolley tour of Cody, Wyoming! You’ll learn all about this popular town, including the history of how it was founded, some stories about famous residents, and a bit of Buffalo Bill’s biography, too. The tour takes you to see the Buffalo Bill Center for the West, the Buffalo Bill Reservoir and Dam, and through the tunnel featured above. Other incredible tours include ranger-led hikes through Grand Teton National Park, and wildlife watching tours of the Hayden Valley in Yellowstone National Park.