• Forest service reminds visitors to prepare for winter recreation

    SHERIDAN — Even as snow and colder temperatures fill the weather forecasts, folks venture to the Bighorn National Forest to make the most of the wintery conditions. “Whether your interest is snowmobiling, skiing, snow shoeing [...]

  • U.S. Forest Service cabins offer cozy getaways all year long

    A kaleidoscope meadow shimmers with flowers in the spring, swelling like a wave at the cabin’s doorstep. Behind that wave rolls another covered with golden trees in the fall. In the winter, all is white, [...]

  • Float, paddle, dive

    SHERIDAN — With the Bighorn Mountains beckoning, it is easy to look west for adventure in Sheridan County. The mountains are a plentiful playground, but local paddler Don Crecelius urges people to also look east [...]

Special Features


Hans Kleiber Studio Museum

Famous printmaker and poet Hans Kleiber was drawn to the West like many artists in the early 1900s. However, unlike many famous artists and writers [...]

The Great Outdoors

  • Edgar Hernandez grabs a backpack off the wall from the outdoor gear rental space at Sheridan College. The college allows students and faculty to check out outdoor gear, such as sleeping bags, tents, camping and climbing gear. Justin Sheely | The Sheridan Press

A recreation destination — SC provides access to outdoors, gear

Sheridan College is a community college. The emphasis, at least for Julie Davidson, the school’s director of recreation and outdoor education, is on the community [...]

Event Calendar

9:00 am Nursing conference @ Sheridan College
Nursing conference @ Sheridan College
Mar 24 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm
SHERIDAN — The Whitney Health Professions Spring Nursing Leadership Conference will take place Saturday from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Sheridan College. The conference[...]
10:00 am ‘Volunteer Roundup’ @ Sheridan County Museum
‘Volunteer Roundup’ @ Sheridan County Museum
Mar 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
SHERIDAN — The Sheridan County Museum will host a “Volunteer Roundup” Saturday from 10 a.m. to noon. The event is geared toward individuals interested in[...]
5:00 pm RMEF banquet @ Sheridan Holiday Inn
RMEF banquet @ Sheridan Holiday Inn
Mar 24 @ 5:00 pm
SHERIDAN — The 29th annual Sheridan County Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation banquet will take place Saturday beginning at 5 p.m. at the Holiday Inn. In[...]
9:10 am Enhance Fitness class
Enhance Fitness class
Mar 26 @ 9:10 am – 10:10 am
SHERIDAN — The Sheridan County YMCA will offer Enhance Fitness to the community. The program is an evidence- and community-based senior fitness and arthritis management program. It[...]

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