Just 40 minutes to the east of Powell is the Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area which is a national park unit established by an act of Congress on October 15, 1966, following the construction of the Yellowtail Dam by the Bureau of Reclamation. On your way out to enjoy the vistas and water sports stop in at the Pryor Mountain Wild Mustang Center and learn about the wild horses that roam the Area!
Located at the base of Heart Mountain a few miles west of Powell, The Heart Mountain Interpretive Center, a world-class museum dedicated to passing on the Heart Mountain story to future generations. Through photographs, artifacts, oral histories and the interactive exhibits, guests to the Center experience life at Heart Mountain through the eyes of those Japanese and Japanese Americans that were confined here during WWII. Still wondering what there is to do in Powell or Cody?
The American Dream Drive In is one of the last few Drive ins in America and has been featured in many articles and television programs. Reminiscent of a by-gone era, when life was much simpler, the "Drive-in" epitomizes the safe, kid friendly community of Powell, WY and is always a welcome respite while looking for something to do in The Powell or Cody Country.
Homesteader Park and The Powell Aquatic Center located on the East side of Powell offers a multitude of things to do in Powell. FREE RV parking and dumping, Skate Park, state of the art swimming facilities, fishing, ice skating in the winter. . .
And of course, come to The Red Zone Sports Bar and Grill for fun, food and refreshing beverages!
124 North Bent Street in Down-Town Powell 307.250.3410
The Heart Mountain Interpretive Center
Homesteader Park and The Powell Aquatic Center
Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area and Pryor Mountain Wild Mustang Center
This seemingly quite little town in NorthWestern Wyoming has a surprising amount of this to do in Powell and in the surrounding area.
Using Powell as your adventure hub puts you in "day-trip" radius of innumerable mountain ranges, rivers, streams, hot springs, caves, archaeological sites, and national and state parks. Wondering what to do in Powell or what to do in Cody Country? Using Powell as your trail-head to day-trip you could spend your entire vacation here!
While you are in Powell, Wyoming resting from your adventures in the surrounding area you could enjoy your (first?) last chance to see an American icon, a movie at the Drive-in.
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THE EXCITEMENT NEVER STOPS! Burgers, arcade games, internet darts and pool. in Powell, Wyoming Come to the Red Zone Sports Bar and Grill.