Family Fun in Evanston

What better way to enjoy some quality family time than getting out of the hustle and bustle and into the great outdoors of the American West? From family-friendly attractions to action-packed outdoor activities, we’ve got something for everyone. Stack your itinerary with these action-packed family activities to make your visit even more memorable.

Family Fun Indoors

Our families are what make Evanston so special, so it’s no surprise that there’s plenty to do here with children of all ages. Make lasting memories alongside locals at these can’t-miss family spots.

Isolvu Escape Room

There’s nothing that brings families closer than solving problems together, right? Isolvu Escape Room offers families the adrenaline-pumping opportunity to put their heads together to crack impossible riddles against all odds!

Uinta Lanes

Who doesn’t love a classic bowling alley? Bring the whole family to Uinta Lanes for a few rounds of friendly competition. Hours of bowling can work up an appetite, and the Edge of Town Pizza Pub is just steps away from the lanes, so you never have to skip a beat. 

Outdoor Activities

If there’s one thing we get excited about in Evanston, Wyoming, it’s the great outdoors! With Yellowstone in our backyard, we take pride in the rugged nature we call home and can’t wait to show you what else our town has to offer for outdoorsy families.

Bear River Greenway

Come for Yellowstone, but stay for our incredible Bear River Greenway! Running right through the heart of Evanston, the Bear River Greenway is a trail system that includes 6 miles of paved trails and ten additional miles of dirt trails to enjoy. Spend a day with your family bike riding or hiking along the trails, making sure to stop at the Bear Ponds, Bear Meadows, and Pavilions along the way.


To add a splash of history education to your Evanston adventure, check out our historic museums.

Uinta County Museum

Ready for a blast from the past? Uinta Country Museum is your go-to place to get the scoop on Evanston’s rich history. See the town’s humble beginnings to understand how Evanston went from being a blip on the map to the vibrant community that it is today. Kids and adults alike will enjoy browsing through the museum’s exhibits, including 100 years of photo history!

Chinese Joss Museum

Many visitors don’t know that Evanston once had its own bustling Chinatown! Check out the Chinese Joss Museum to get a glimpse of the rich contributions that Chinese immigrants have had on our community.