Explore the Great Outdoors While in Gillette
During your stay at the Country Inn & Suites in Gillette, you’ll find a variety of things to do. Catch a live theatrical performance at Cam-Plex, root for racecar drivers at Gillette Thunder Speedway, or treat yourself to an evening with the Powder River Symphony. You can also hit the fairways at Bell Nob Golf Course and Gillette Golf Club. Feeling adventurous? Plan a day trip to Keyhole State Park or Devils Tower National Monument, both about an hour away from the hotel.
- Black Hills National Forest (140 miles)
Plan a day trip to this national forest for hiking, rock climbing, horseback riding and more. Catch glimpses of wildlife as you explore the canyons and streams throughout the forest.
Phone: +1 (605) 673-9200
- Devils Tower National Monument (61 miles)
Rising above the Black Hills, Devils Tower draws thousands of visitors annually for its mystifying shape and its status as the country’s first national monument. Take the ranger-led tour for a closer look at this unusual rock that attracts climbers from around the nation.
Phone: +1 (307) 467-5283
- Keyhole State Park (45 miles)
Pack a picnic lunch and head to this state park to watch for birds and wildlife. The kids will enjoy the on-site playground while you relax next to the lake.
Phone: +1 (307) 756-3596
- Thunder Basin National Grassland (60 miles)
Go fishing, hiking or hunting in the gorgeous valley between the Big Horn Mountains and the Black Hills. Keep your camera ready for prairie dogs, pronghorns and foxes.
Phone: +1 (307) 745-2300
Sports and Entertainment
- Cam-Plex (3 miles)
This multipurpose venue welcomes theater and music performances, sporting events, rodeos and other family-friendly shows for year-round entertainment.
Phone: +1 (307) 682-0552
- Gillette Thunder Speedway (4.9 miles)
Love fast cars? Then you won't want to miss a stop at this clay oval, which hosts a variety of races and auto shows throughout the year.
Phone: +1 (307) 682-8866
- Powder River Symphony (2.7 miles)
For a pleasant evening out that supports local talent, head to the Cam-Plex Heritage Center Theater to hear the orchestral sounds of the Powder River Symphony.
Phone: +1 (307) 682-8802
- CCSD Science Center - Adventurarium (1.5 miles)
Fun for all ages, this attraction features hands-on exhibits along with displays that let you get up close to insects and reptiles. Be sure to visit the Shadow and Light Room, where you can capture your own shadow!
Phone: +1 (307) 686-3821
- Rockpile Museum (2 miles)
Artifacts and photos tell the story of the Old West and the role that Campbell County played in the development of Wyoming. The kids will love the dress-up area in the museum, and you’ll enjoy the local handmade products in the gift shop.
Phone: +1 (307) 682-5723
- Bell Nob Golf Course (5 miles)
Before taking on the 18-hole course, you can practice your swing at the driving range, chipping area and putting greens. Not a golfer? Try the fun sport of footgolf, which is offered at Bell Nob.
Phone: +1 (307) 686-7069
- Gillette Golf Club (0.9 miles)
This local golf course features seasonal tournaments, themed game nights and a nine-hole golf course that caters to all skill levels.
Phone: +1 (307) 682-4774