• 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

Art

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

Jan
16
Tue
all-day Spring training
Spring training
Jan 16 all-day
SHERIDAN — The Center for a Vital Community will offer a series of nonprofit spring training seminars beginning Jan. 16. The cost to participate is[...]
all-day Third Tuesday training sessions @ Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce office
Third Tuesday training sessions @ Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce office
Jan 16 all-day
SHERIDAN — Peak Consulting will offer a series of training sessions on the third Tuesday of each month through June. The sessions will cover a[...]
Jan
17
Wed
12:15 pm Class for healthy backs @ YMCA
Class for healthy backs @ YMCA
Jan 17 @ 12:15 pm – 1:15 pm
SHERIDAN — Back pain plagues many people, from simple muscle pangs and posture-related soreness to more serious discomfort from injury. The YMCA Healthy Back program[...]
Jan
18
Thu
9:00 am Personal fitness program
Personal fitness program
Jan 18 @ 9:00 am
SHERIDAN — The Sheridan County YMCA will offer free classes to adults in the Sheridan community at the beginning of the year. The Y Personal Fitness[...]

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