Total immersion into the wild isn't the only way to enjoy the beautiful vistas this area has to offer! Just 15 minutes away are world class golf courses, and you're bound to love what the thin mountain air does to your drive!
Cedar Creek Golf Course (really great 18 hole, our personal favorite!)
Hours: every day 7am-7pm (times vary so it's best to call ahead)
1800 Cedar Creek Dr, Star Valley Ranch, Wy
Aspen Hills Golf Course (technical and fun 9 hole)
Hours: Every day 8am-6pm
781 Vista E Dr, Thayne, Wy
Leisure Valley Golf Course (9 hole and 18 hole)
3510 Muddy String Rd, Star Valley Ranch, Wy
If guided tours aren't really your thing, there are plenty of facilities to rent gear and strike out on your own!
Greys River Sports (fishing gear, kayaks and stand up paddle boards)
Hours: Tue-Sat 8am-5pm Sun-Mon 9am-2pm
106 Grey's River Rd, Alpine, Wy
JH Adventure Rentals in Alpine (ATVs, and Side by Sides)
Hours: Every day 9am-6pm
181 US Hwy 89, Alpine, Wy
Fishing and Hunting
This area is a mecca for all things trout fishing! All fishing and hunting info can be accessed by speaking with the Wyoming Game and Fish or going to their website, but if you're looking for gear, licenses or info from a local, here are some businesses that can get you started.
Hours: Mon-Fri 8am-5:30pm, Sat 8am-4pm, Closed Sunday
268 Main St, Thayne, Wy
Wyoming Minuteman Supply
Hours: Mon-Fri 10am-5pm, Sat 9am-1pm
494 North Main, Suite 2, Thayne, Wy
Whether you're looking for an EXTREEEEEEME day on the rapids or a leisurely float to see some wildlife, the Snake river will give you some great stories to bring home!
Mad River Boat Trips
Hours: Mon-Fri 9am-5pm, Sat-Sun 7am-10pm
1255 South US-89, Jackson, Wy
Secluded and affordable stream side vacation cabins in beautiful Star Valley Wyoming
Preston Ranch Cabins
Physical trail maps for everything from hiking and horseback riding to ATV and motorcycle trails are all available at the Forest Service station in Afton. There is also a link to an interactive online map below. Be sure to check out local attractions like Strawberry Creek Resevoir, the intermittent springs or Palisades resevoir.
US Forest Service
Hours: Mon-Fri 8am-4:30pm
671 North Washington St. Afton, Wy
Whether you're new to the saddle or an old hand, this is some of the prettiest horse country out there! Let Flying W set you up with a great horse to explore these mountains in proper Cowboy State style!
Flying W Horse Services, INC
Contact Maria Petty (307)880-8323
984 Perkins Rd. Thayne, WY