It's a great time of year to get out and experience something new, or see something familiar with a new perspective. Pack your bags, grab your camera, and get ready—you're about to take a staycation.
That's right, you won't need plane tickets for this trip, no long lines or security checks. You don't even have to worry about your itinerary! That's because we've created a comprehensive insider's guide for getting away right here around Casper. Who ever said adventure can't be close to home?
Below you'll find all our favorite local attractions. Food and drink, art and music, shopping, unwinding, exploring with the family—it has something for travelers of all sorts. You might be surprised at what you find, and you'll never be so proud to call this place home.
Enjoy your stay.
Your Staycation Itinerary
Remington's Restaurant (restaurant)
Why we love it: It's our on-site restaurant!
Why you'll love it: We highly recommend the Wildfire Pasta.
Metro Coffee (caffeine fix)
Why we love it: Best coffee in Casper, hands down.
Why you'll love it: Not just coffee—try the French toast too!
Platte River Trails (looking for adventure)
Why we love it: 11 miles along the North Platte River corridor.
Why you'll love it: Recreation for everyone! Walking, cycling, running, frisbee golf, fishing and boating access, and more.
Garden Creek Falls (beautiful views)
Why we love it: Gorgeous views of the falls and a 1.3 mile loop trail.
Why you'll love it: Bring your dog and enjoy limitless photo opportunities.
Castle Park (nearby park)
Why we love it: The perfect playground for little (and big) kids!
Why you'll love it: Ever tried a two-story slide? Castle Park has multiple.