• 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 [...]

  • Justin Sheely | The Sheridan Press C.J. Mickey hikes with her dogs Cody and Kye.

    Tagging along

    C.J. Mickey looks forward to the summers. The Story resident spends most of the warm-weather months exploring the mountains, spending days hitting the trails and finding the perfect camping spot to take in the views.  Mickey [...]

  • Courtesy photo | Navar Holmes The Solitude Trail offers endless views and trails that allow hikers to find themselves alone if they want to be.

    Seeking solitude on the trail

    Many trails have a definitive start and end. Trailheads mark the start of a journey and parking lots or other landmarks mark the end. Along the way, trees, lakes and rocky outcroppings give hikers a [...]

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

all-day Ceramics show @ SAGE Community Arts
Ceramics show @ SAGE Community Arts
Aug 15 – Sep 20 all-day
SHERIDAN — SAGE Community Arts will host a ceramics show, “Splendid table: An exhibition of dinnerware,” through Sept. 20. Elaine Henry curated the show. The[...]
10:00 am Grand re-opening @ Senior Center
Grand re-opening @ Senior Center
Sep 20 @ 10:00 am
SHERIDAN — The community is invited to the grand opening of the Sheridan Senior Center on Sept. 20 at 10 a.m.  Guided tours of the[...]
12:00 pm Koltiska Pumpkin Patch @ Koltiska Pumpkin Patch
Koltiska Pumpkin Patch @ Koltiska Pumpkin Patch
Sep 20 @ 12:00 pm
SHERIDAN — The Koltiska Pumpkin Patch will open for the season Sept. 16 at noon. The patch will be open the following day from noon[...]
10:30 am Livestrong @ YMCA
Livestrong @ YMCA
Sep 21 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
SHERIDAN — The next round of Livestrong at the YMCA will begin Tuesday. Livestrong at the YMCA is a national program committed to reaching out[...]

Sheridan Sights