Wyoming Stage Stop Stage 2: Lander, Wyoming

The City of Lander, Wyoming was established in 1884, incorporated by the Fremont County Commissioners on July 12, 1890, and became a First Class City on January 16, 1963. The current population as of the 2010 census is 7,487.

Lander is known for its recreational opportunities, entertainment, relaxation, scenic beauty, business opportunities and just plain fun!

Sinks Canyon State Park is within seven (7) miles of Lander offering beautiful scenery and the mystery of seeing a river disappear into the side of the mountain.

Visit Historic South Pass City and Atlantic City, 30 miles to the south of Lander and reminisce about the late 1800’s and the gold rush. The City of Lander has numerous winter and summer events to keep you busy, for instance the Pioneer Days Rodeo and Parade (July), Wyoming State Winter Fair (March) and numerous other events.




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Lander Chamber of Commerce

City of Lander

Lander Event – Special Sponsorship by Lander TAD

January 27th, 2024
5:30 — 6:30 pm Public Meet & Greet on the 200 block of Main Street, Lander.

Traffic will be closed the 200 block of Main Street for this awesome family event. Dog trucks will be lining the block and teams will have their teammates (dogs) out for visiting. Bring your phone/cameras. Please leave your pets home!


January 28th , 2024 – Race Day 

7:00 am – Teams arrive at Race Start. Think about carpooling the parking lot is small.

9:00 am  RACE START – Louis Lake Road parking lot, Hwy 28 on South Pass.

Race contact for Lander:
Abi & Jeremiah Ryan, Bill Hastings – Chairpersons

Phone: 406-224-1316 (We are big on texting!)

Jr Mushers

Junior Musher Program

Event Times

  • January 27th , 5:30 — 6:30 pm. Public Meet & Greet
  • On the 200 block of Main Street in downtown Lander.
  • January 28, 9:00 am. Race Start
  • Louis Lake Road parking lot, Hwy 28 on South Pass.



  • Wyoming State Trails

  • Fremont Toyota
  • Meyers Gambles
  • Lander Bake Shop
  • Napa Auto Parts Lander
  • Bott Monument
  • RTO Point S
  • The Breadboard
  • Re/Max All Star Realtors Sky colement-Weisz
  • Alex Tenlen Photography
  • AD Martin
  • Perretts
  • Ichiban
  • Threads With A Story
  • The Hyde Out
  • Inn at Lander
  • Lander Ambassadors