Ready, Set, Explore!
Find it all in Carbon County

Get Your West On in Carbon County, Wyoming!

Find Lodging

Find Lodging

Guest ranches, bed and breakfast, cozy cabins & cottages, RV Parks, Hotels & More.

Find Lodging

Video Library

Video Library

Take a tour through our fantastic scenery, wild places, museums, communities and culture.

Watch Video

Local Events

Local Happenings

Find upcoming local events including concerts, festivals, family events, sports and more.

View Calendar

Carbon County News

Carbon County Photo Contest Winners Selected

Kyle Cook winner

1) First Place (4 Tickets to See the Rockies in Denver, CO & $150 Winner) - Kyle Cook - Night Camping in Sierra Madres

2) Second Place $50 Winner - Andy Schroetlin - Kayaking Miracle Mile

3) Honorable Mention $25 Winner - Kirby C. Hornbeck - Elk Mountain

Thanks to everyone who participated in the Spring 2017 Photo Contest. We had a great selection of beautiful photos to choose from. The top prize is 4 Rockies Tickets & $150 and we are also awarding a $50 cash prize for second place and a $25 cash prize for honorable mention.

See more

Wyoming Road Trip Stickers

Wyoming Office of Tourism Road Trip stickers are available at the Wyoming Frontier Prison in Rawlins and the Riverside Visitor Center. Come pick up your free Wyoming Road Trip Stickers to commemorate your trip!

wyoming road trip stickers carbon county

Visiting Yellowstone this Summer? See more of Wyoming by traveling through Carbon County, Wyoming

Watch our new video, My Yellowstone Trail, Carbon County for a preview!

My Yellowstone Trail, Carbon County

See more videos

Elk Mountain Cabins

Elk Mountain Cabins


Contact person

  • Rates:
  • Starting at $109
  • Business Details
  • Map
  • Gallery
  • Additional Information

The Elk Mountain Cabins, are a short drive to the Medicine Bow National Forest. In the shadow of the great Snowy Range you will experience exceptional hiking, fishing, and bird watching.

Featuring 4 fantastic cabin options: The Redwing, the Nighthawk, the Kingfisher, the Heron.

After a day of exploring you can return to relax at the Elk Mountain Cabins either to grill on the patio or utilize your completely furnished kitchen.

Pet Friendly!

Open Memorial Day through October 1st. Inquire for off season availability.

Map Directions

• We are open from Memorial Day thru 1st  of October. Please inquire for off season availability

• Victor Anderson originally built the Elk Mountain cabins in the 1940’s. He was one of eight children (John, Andrew, Eric, Carl, Walter, Ruth and Elsie) born to Margaret and Andrew Anderson who immigrated to Wyoming from Sweden. After working on the Union Pacific in Rawlins Wyoming the family settled in Elk Mountain where Andrew Anderson built the main house (4 room cabin) around the turn of the twentieth century. 

• Explore the breathtaking northern hiking trails of the  Medicine Bow Mountains or in the Medicine Bow National Forest.