HotelTonight – Last-Minute Hotels in Evanston Wyoming
Surrounded by mountains and boasting over 300 days of sunshine a year, the small town of Evanston, Wyoming is a little slice of paradise on earth. Evanston locals breathe easy – for one, they're breathing in fresh, crisp mountain air, but they also enjoy an incredible quality of life thanks to the beautiful natural scenery and the abundance of outdoor activities available. There's something so calming and therapeutic about the beauty of nature, which is probably why the Evanston locals are so warm and friendly. Recently, the gloom and concrete of the city had been dragging me down, so I knew I had to get out and escape to the countryside. That's why I chose to visit the mountain town of Evanston, and I didn't hesitate before booking my flight to Wyoming. All that was left to book was my hotel. Fortunately, I always have the HotelTonight app at my fingertips, and I was able to book a great last-minute hotel in Evanston, Wyoming in just a few taps on my phone.
As in any small town, the heart of Evanston lies in its downtown. This historic district reflects the rich history of the town, when it was once thrived on industries like the railroads, coal and oil. Most of the buildings in downtown Evanston were built between 1880 and 1930, so you'll see plenty of beautiful old architecture as you wander the streets of downtown. In addition to a handful of great restaurants and shops, downtown is home to historic landmarks like the Downs Opera House, City Hall and the courthouse-post office.
Bear River Greenway
Evanston locals are very aware of how lucky they are to live in such a beautiful area, and they take full advantage of their town's natural beauty and great weather at the Bear River Greenway. The Bear River winds through Evanston, and the Bear River Greenway is one of the focal points of entertainment and activity in the community. The Greenway follows the Bear River, where you can go white water rafting, and connects the historic downtown with nature trails and wildlife exhibits.
With so many mountains all around the town, Evanston locals spend lots of time enjoying the great outdoors. From skiing and snowshoeing in the winter to hiking and mountain biking in the summer, Evanston has no shortage of outdoors adventures to offer. I was in Evanston during the summer months, so I went on several hikes in the mountain, and I even tested out my skills at fly-fishing in the streams.
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After just a few hours in Evanston, Wyoming, I began to finally unwind. The stress of my daily life seemed to fade as I breathed in the fresh mountain air and looked out over picturesque rolling hills. While Evanston offers peace and relaxation, it also offers adventure and excitement, which is why it's the perfect vacation destination, in my opinion. Next time I'm craving the great outdoors and a welcoming community, I'll be sure to book another Evanston hotel through HotelTonight so that I can retreat to beautiful Wyoming.