Cedar Canyon Petroglyphs


Rock Springs Field Office 280 Highway 191 North Rock Springs, WY 82901

41.88681, -109.115545
Take State Highway 191 north to mile marker 10. Go East on to County 4-17 16 miles to Cedar Canyon Access route and then east 5.2 miles to an unnamed route, 24 miles to an unnamed route. North 3 miles to the site. Call or visit the Rock Springs Field office for a map. Access is by remote routes and a high-clearance vehicle is recommended.

Cedar Canyon Petroglyphs

The Cedar Canyon Petroglyphs are dated back more than 200 years, with some of the petroglyphs unique to this location, including several panels that include depictions of plants and markings referred to as calendars.

Cedar Canyon is south of Fifteenmile Knoll and southwest of Pine Canyon. Cedar Canyon has an elevation of 6,542 feet. The panels are a 250 ft uphill walk from the parking area. This is a fee-free site. Access is by remote routes and use of a high clearance vehicle is recommended.

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When visiting public lands, please also practice Leave No Trace and Tread Lightly principles.

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Cedar Canyon Petroglyph