There are a remarkable number of entertainment and recreational opportunities in, and around, Rawlins. Whether you like to fish, golf, swim, hike, river raft, visit cultural and historical sites, or just take a scenic drive, your choices are nearly endless in Carbon County. We've assembled the list of links below to help you plan your stay with us. Red Desert Rose Campground makes a comfortable, friendly "home-base" for all of your explorations.

Rawlins, WY Information:

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The beautiful North Platte River near Rawlins, Wyoming
Float or fish the beautiful North Platte River

Hobo Hot Springs in Saratoga, Wyoming
Relax in Saratoga Hot Springs

Independence Rock State Historic Site
Independence Rock State Historic Site

The antelope play (golf)!
... and the antelope play (golf)!

Devil's Gate
Devil's Gate is a landmark on the Oregon Trail

Historic Ferris Mansion in downtown Rawlins, Wyoming
Ferris Mansion in downtown Rawlins