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.
Lander Event – Special Sponsorship by Lander TAD
Meet the Mushers 5:00 -6:30 pm
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 30, 2022 – Race Day
7:00 am – Teams arrive at Race Start. Think about carpooling the parking lot is small.
9:00 am – Race Start – will be determined closer to the race. The 2 locations are Louis Lake Trail head Parking Lot or Bruce’s Bridge Sinks Canyon.
Race contact for Lander:
Sandy & Jerry Bath – Chairpersons
Phone: 307-330-5486 or 307-330-5485 (We are big on texting!)
Address: 628 Main St. Lander, WY 82520
Junior Musher Program