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parks, trails and Pathways

Col. William F. “Buffalo Bill” Cody was a renowned scout and explorer. It is only natural that Buffalo Bill’s Cody/Yellowstone Country be filled with developed parks, trails and pathways.

Cody has more than 25 developed parks and nine miles of trails featuring picnic shelters, BBQ grills, tennis and basketball courts, baseball and softball fields, BMX/Skating park and more. For further information please visit the City of Cody Parks & Pathways.

The town of Meeteetse owns and operates Lion’s Park, Riverside Park, the Meeteetse Shooting Range and Meeteetse Rodeo Grounds. Amenities include picnic tables, grills, playground, skate park and more. For further information please visit the town of Meeteetse website www.townofmeeteetse.org.

Powell has 9 parks offering playgrounds, tennis, softball and baseball fields, skate park, horseshoe pitch, wading pool, bandshell, basketball courts, fishing pond and 1.5 miles of paved trails. For further information please visit the City of Powell Parks Department.

Much of the land in Buffalo Bill’s Cody/Yellowstone Country is public land; the Shoshone National Forest, Bureau of Land Management and Yellowstone National Park. Each of these entities has their own set of restrictions concerning hiking or horseback riding on their trails. Please visit the websites listed below for current information.