Cody is a beautiful natural area with a large amount of wide open space, making a number of outdoor sports and activities enjoyable there throughout the year.  During the summer, travelers can choose from:

  • Bicycling
  • Canoeing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking, including back country hiking and camping
  • Horseback Riding,
  • Hunting, usually for deer or elk.
  • Kayaking
  • River Rafting

The winter months are not nearly as an active in Cody as the summer months are but there are still outdoor activities which can be enjoyed during the colder season.  During the winter, travelers can opt instead to enjoy:

  • Ice climbing
  • Skiing
  • Snow boarding
  • Snowmobiling

Travelers will find that the Teton National Forest ( ) is one of the best places to enjoy summer activities.  There are hiking trails, back country camping opportunities and event places where travelers can go for extend horseback riding tours.  Speaking of horseback riding, travelers should know that one of the best outdoor activities in the area is to take a guided horseback riding tour specifically to go searching for sightings of the wild mustangs that live in the area.  Nearby Big Horn Canyon is one of the best areas for such sightings.