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'''Rock Springs''' is located [[Southwest Wyoming]]. Rock Springs is the biggest city on [[Sweetwater County]] with a population of 18,708 at the 2000 census.
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'''Rock Springs''' is located [[Southwest Wyoming]]. Rock Springs is the biggest city on [[Sweetwater County]] with a population of 18,708 at the 2000 census. Rock Springs nickname is: "Home of 52 Nationalities".
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==Understand==
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Rock Springs is located 6,388 ft above sea level. Its location makes the weather difficult to predict and very hard to understand. Many days will be very windy and blow everything away. This strong gusts mixed with snow can make a very difficult day to drive around or across town.
  
 
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'''By Plane'''
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===By Plane===
  
 
* <listing name="Rock Springs - Sweetwater County Airport (RKS)" alt="" directions="7 miles east of Rock Springs. Taking Exit 111 over Interstate 80." address="P. O. Box 1987, Rock Springs, Wyoming, 82901-1987 " phone="(307) 352-6880" email="fly@wyoming.com" fax="(307) 352-6882" url="http://www.rockspringsairport.com/" hours="" price=""></listing>
 
* <listing name="Rock Springs - Sweetwater County Airport (RKS)" alt="" directions="7 miles east of Rock Springs. Taking Exit 111 over Interstate 80." address="P. O. Box 1987, Rock Springs, Wyoming, 82901-1987 " phone="(307) 352-6880" email="fly@wyoming.com" fax="(307) 352-6882" url="http://www.rockspringsairport.com/" hours="" price=""></listing>
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===By Car===
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* The primary way to enter the city of Rock Springs is through Interstate 80. Located about 3 hours away east from [[Salt Lake City]], UT.
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* Other ways to enter Rock Springs are: WY 191, WY 430 and WY 373.
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===By Bus===
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* <listing name="Greyhound" alt="" directions="" address="1695 SUNSET DR STE 118 Rock Springs, WY 82901" phone="307-362-2931" email="" fax="" url="http://www.greyhound.com" hours="M-F (10:30 am - 12:00 pm) and (3:00 pm - 6:00 pm)" price=""></listing>
  
 
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==Buy==
 
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* <buy name="White Mountain Mall" alt="" address="2441 Foothill Blvd. Rock Springs, Wyoming  82901" directions="" phone="(307)382-9680" email="" fax="" url="http://www.whitemountainmall.com/html/index18.asp" hours="10:00 am to 9:00 pm (7:00 pm SAT; 6:00 pm SUN)" price=""></buy>
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* <buy name="Plaza Shopping Center" alt="" address="1429 1/2 Dewar Dr Rock Springs, WY 82901" directions="" phone="(307) 362-7743" email="" fax="" url="" hours="" price="10:00 am to 8:00 pm"></buy>
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* <buy name="Walmart" alt="" address="201 Gateway Blvd, Rock Springs " directions="" phone="(307) 362-3483" email="" fax="" url="" hours="8:00 am to 12:00 pm" price=""></buy>
  
 
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*<sleep name="Best Western Outlaw Inn" alt="" address="1630 Elk Street, Rock Springs, Wyoming, 82901" directions="" phone="(307) 362-6623" url="http://book.bestwestern.com/bestwestern/US/WY/Rock-Springs-hotels/BEST-WESTERN-Outlaw-Inn/Hotel-Overview.do?propertyCode=51023&cm_mmc=GooglePlaces-_-BW-_-WY-_-51023" checkin="14:00" checkout="12:00" price="" lat="" long=""></sleep>
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[[Wikipedia:Rock Springs, Wyoming]]

Latest revision as of 15:03, 21 July 2012

Rock Springs is located Southwest Wyoming. Rock Springs is the biggest city on Sweetwater County with a population of 18,708 at the 2000 census. Rock Springs nickname is: "Home of 52 Nationalities".

Understand[edit]

Rock Springs is located 6,388 ft above sea level. Its location makes the weather difficult to predict and very hard to understand. Many days will be very windy and blow everything away. This strong gusts mixed with snow can make a very difficult day to drive around or across town.

Get in[edit]

By Plane[edit]

  • Rock Springs - Sweetwater County Airport (RKS), P. O. Box 1987, Rock Springs, Wyoming, 82901-1987 (7 miles east of Rock Springs. Taking Exit 111 over Interstate 80.), (307) 352-6880 (, fax: (307) 352-6882), [1].  edit

By Car[edit]

  • The primary way to enter the city of Rock Springs is through Interstate 80. Located about 3 hours away east from Salt Lake City, UT.
  • Other ways to enter Rock Springs are: WY 191, WY 430 and WY 373.

By Bus[edit]

  • Greyhound, 1695 SUNSET DR STE 118 Rock Springs, WY 82901, 307-362-2931, [2]. M-F (10:30 am - 12:00 pm) and (3:00 pm - 6:00 pm).  edit

Get around[edit]

See[edit][add listing]

  • Western Wyoming Community College Dinosaur Exhibit, 2500 College Drive, Rock Springs, Wy. 82901 (Exit 103 on Interstate 80), (307) 382-1600 (), [3]. 8:00 am to 10:00 pm. Donations.  edit

Do[edit][add listing]

Buy[edit][add listing]

  • White Mountain Mall, 2441 Foothill Blvd. Rock Springs, Wyoming 82901, (307)382-9680, [4]. 10:00 am to 9:00 pm (7:00 pm SAT; 6:00 pm SUN).  edit
  • Plaza Shopping Center, 1429 1/2 Dewar Dr Rock Springs, WY 82901, (307) 362-7743. 10:00 am to 8:00 pm.  edit
  • Walmart, 201 Gateway Blvd, Rock Springs, (307) 362-3483. 8:00 am to 12:00 pm.  edit

Eat[edit][add listing]

Drink[edit][add listing]

Sleep[edit][add listing]

  • Best Western Outlaw Inn, 1630 Elk Street, Rock Springs, Wyoming, 82901, (307) 362-6623, [5]. checkin: 14:00; checkout: 12:00.  edit


Contact[edit]

Get out[edit]

Routes through Rock Springs
Salt Lake City/PocatelloGreen River  W noframenoframe E  RawlinsCheyenne
Grand Teton N.P.Jackson  N noframe S  Flaming Gorge N.R.A.Vernal


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