Unleash your inner winter Olympian this season in Johnson County, Wyoming! Taking in those amazing, snow-covered views from the indoors is one thing, but getting out and feeling the chill on your face is when the fun can really begin!
Let’s start off with the exhilarating thrills of snowmobiling! This sport can be tailored to any level of experience. While it’s tempting to want to push your machine to its limits, taking it slow and enjoying the views can make for an awesome ride! The knowledgeable guides at Ultimate Outdoors in Buffalo can help make your winter truly unforgettable with their winter tours. Bring your snowmobile and follow along on a full-day tour through the Bighorn National Forrest. Whether it’s pure leisure or an extreme adrenaline rush you seek – snowmobiling could certainly be the winter sport for you!
Looking for a more traditional way to soak up the fun of the season? Nearby, Meadowlark Ski Lodge offers a great place to get your skiing or snowboarding fix, with plenty of room nearby enjoy to the classic sport of snowshoeing or do some cross-country skiing, if you so wish. The whole family can enjoy the slopes together at our local ski hill with the great community you’ll find there each weekend! The bitter cold that winter brings won’t even cross your mind as you’re out enjoying the fresh powder!
If you aren’t comfortable in the powder, then it may be time to hit the ice! Buffalo’s Hockey and Skate Club offers affordable family fun on their outdoor skating rink. Show off your moves, jumps, loops, and axels, or grab a puck and get a game of hockey going. Cheer on Team USA as you enjoy nothing but crisp fresh air between you and the frozen ground!
And while it may not be an Olympic sport, our last winter must-do is building a snowman! Get a friendly competition going with the neighborhood to see who can build the most unique frozen friend. Make snowballs, sled down your favorite hill, catch a snowflake on your tongue, make snow angels everywhere you go, and experience all winter has to offer! Be sure to share your winter activity photos with Herd and Scene on Facebook and Instagram.
Get out there and enjoy all the joys, chills, and thrills winter brings to Johnson County, Wyoming. Game on!