This story first appeared on Cowboy State Every day
Huge open areas, breathtaking landscapes and western allure are only a few causes Wyoming has been acknowledged as certainly one of “The 50 Greatest Locations to Journey in 2021” by Journey + Leisure and a high North American vacation spot in AFAR’s “The place We’ll Go in 2021 – When We Can.”
With Wyoming’s innate social distancing, iconic highway journeys and locations drawing traveler consideration, the Cowboy State topped this yr’s must-visit lists.
The January difficulty of AFAR featured Grand Teton Nationwide Park, whereas the annual record from Journey + Leisure highlighted Wyoming’s western and out of doors sights together with the one hundred and twenty fifth anniversary of Cheyenne Frontier Days, Casper’s School Nationwide Finals Rodeo and the infinite adventures in state parks.
“It’s extraordinarily humbling to see Wyoming acknowledged as one of many high locations to go to this yr and past,” mentioned Diane Shober, govt director for the Wyoming Workplace of Tourism.
“Now greater than ever folks have a robust want to get out and discover the good outdoor, together with extra rural, less-populated locations like Wyoming. We encourage vacationers to embrace a spirit of journey, whereas persevering with to make sure collective wellness by pledging to journey responsibly.”
With Nationwide Plan for Trip Day on January 26, the Wyoming Workplace of Tourism presents numerous inspiration and sources to plan a protected, pleasing trip this summer time. From all-inclusive visitor ranches to epic highway journey routes, Wyoming will assure an unforgettable trip.
To study extra about touring safely and responsibly all through Wyoming, go to travelwyoming.com/wy-responsibly. Vacationers can share their experiences and pledge “WY Responsibly” on social media by utilizing #WYResponsibly.
The annual Nationwide Plan for Trip Day takes place every January to encourage Individuals to plan their trip initially of the yr and in an effort to keep away from leaving trip days unused.
Nationwide Plan for Trip Day coincides with the Let’s Go There initiative to encourage Individuals to nonetheless plan – and even e-book – future holidays, or to easily hold their journey flame alive and take into consideration their subsequent journey.