Why should I visit Thayne Wyoming?
While the town itself doesn't offer much for the visitor, some use it as a quiet basecamp for enjoying nearby hiking, fishing, and snowmobiling.
Where is Thayne?
Thayne is located in Star Valley, southwest of Jackson Hole via the Snake River Canyon. This small town sits between two larger towns, Alpine and Afton.
What services and amenities does Thayne offer?
While there are a few places to stay and eat in Thayne, most visitor services can be found in the nearby Alpine or Afton. The Star Valley Ranch Resort is also nearby and offers camping, cabins, and motel units.
What can I see and do in Thayne?
- Strawberry Creek Reservoir: Just east of Thayne, follow the Strawberry Creek Road to a lake where you can enjoy a picnic and hiking trail.
- Fishing: The Salt River runs through Star Valley. There are a number of places to access and fish this river close to Thayne.
- Golfing: The Star Valley Ranch Resort offers an inexpensive golf course for visitors (call 307-883-2448 for details). They also offer camping, cabins, motel units, a pool, tennis courts, and bumper boats!
- Thayne Snow Days: From snowmobile jumps to drag racing, the Thayne Snow Days offer excitement for all ages. Held the first weekend in February.