Wyoming, State in the United States
Description: Wyoming is a mountainous state in the western region of the United States.
History: The name Wyoming was adopted from the Delaware Indian word, meaning 'mountains and valleys alternating'.
Culture: Wyoming is well-known for cowboy culture symbolized by rodeos and the official sport that is rodeo.
Practical: Wyoming is notable for having the lowest population among all U.S. states.
Did you know ?: Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming was the world's first National Park.
Location: United States of America
Inception: July 10, 1890
Capital city: Cheyenne
Elevation above the sea: 2,040 m
Sources: Wikimedia, OpenStreetMap
Wyoming is a mountainous state in the western region of the United States.
Yellowstone National Park sprawls over an astonishing 2.2 million acres of wild landscape.
The Yellowstone Caldera is a volcanic caldera and supervolcano located in Yellowstone National Park.
Old Faithful is a cone geyser located in Wyoming, United States.
Grand Teton is the highest mountain of the Teton Range.
The Grand Prismatic Spring is the largest hot spring in the United States and the third largest in the world.
Two Ocean Pass is a mountain pass that separates the headwaters of Pacific Creek and Atlantic Creek.
The medicine wheel is a stone structure constructed by certain indigenous peoples of North America.
Mammoth Hot Springs is a large complex of hot springs on a hill of travertine in Yellowstone National Park.
Gannett Peak is the tallest mountain in the U.S. state of Wyoming.
Steamboat Geyser, located in Norris Geyser Basin, is the world's tallest currently-active geyser.