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Developed Recreation Sites

Blucher Creek Campground

Youth group works to improve blucher creek campground.
Location: Fremont County

Nearest Towns: Rock Springs (74 miles) and Lander (70 miles).

Facilities: Vault toilet, fire rings, and picnic tables.

Things to Note:

  • Non-fee area
  • ADA accessible

Directions: From State Highway 28, turn north on to County Road 5-13/Continental Divide Road and continue for 
15 miles. Turn east  onto BLM Road 4105/Sweetwater Gap Ranch Road for 3.3 miles, then take a left (west) on to BLM 4110/Blucher Creek Road for 4 miles.  Turn east onto Continental Divide Snow Machine Trail (designated by orange daimond markers with "CD" in the center).  Campsites are to the north for .75 miles.


Killpecker Sand Dunes Open Play Area Campground

Killpecker sand dunes.

Location:
Sweetwater County

Nearest Towns: Rock Springs (32 miles)

Facilities: Vault toilet and fire rings

Things to Note:

  • Non-fee area
  • ADA Accessible

Directions: Travel north on State Highway 191 from Rock Springs for 10 miles and turn right (east) on to County Road 4-17/Tri-Territory Loop Road for 20 miles. Turn north onto the Sand Dunes access road for 1 mile. Take a right (east) at the intersection and travel 1 mile to the campground.

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Sweetwater Bridge Campground

Camping spot at the Sweetwater Bridge Campground.

Location:
Fremont County

Nearest Towns: Rock Springs (72 miles) and Lander (68 miles)

Facilities: 

Things to Note:

  • Non-fee area
  • ADA Accessible

Directions: From State Highway 28, turn north on to County Road 5-13/
Continental Divide Road. Continue for 15 miles and turn east onto BLM Road 4105/Sweetwater Gap Ranch Road for 
6 miles. Merge right to continue on BLM Road 4105 for 2 miles to the Sweetwater Bridge. 


Sweetwater Guard Station Campground

Sweetwater Guard Station sign.

Location: Fremont County

Nearest Towns: Rock Springs (73 miles) and Lander (69 miles)

Facilities: Vault toilet, fire rings, and picnic tables

Things to Note:

  • Non-fee area
  • ADA Accessible

Directions: Off State Highway 28, turn north onto County Road 5-13/
Continental Divide Road. Continue for 15 miles and turn east onto BLM Road 4105/Sweetwater Gap Ranch Road for 
6 miles. Staying left, travel down BLM Road 4112 for 2.3 miles to the campground loop road.


Three Patches Picnic Area

Three Patches picnic area. 

Location:
Sweetwater County

Nearest Towns: Rock Springs (16 miles)

Facilities: Vault toilets, fire rings, and picnic tables

Things to Note: 

  • Non-fee area
  • ADA Accessible

Directions: Travelling south from rock springs on State Highway 430, turn west onto County Road 4-27 and follow for 6.5 miles. Staying left (east) for 5 miles, turn north onto BLM Road 4401 and continue for .75 miles to the picnic area.