Wyoming Brewery Itinerary

There’s something satisfying about enjoying an ice-cold brew in the untamed, western state of Wyoming. So perfect in fact, that we can’t help but think of a better way to enjoy your vacation than to add a few stops at some of Wyoming’s breweries.

For being fairly new to the craft beer movement, you’ll find over two dozen breweries that call Wyoming home. Many of which started as home-brew operations that are now gaining national recognition for their Wyoming inspired varieties. Whether you're just looking for a cold local brew or you are a beer connoisseur, follow along this Wyoming brewery tour map to some of the best spots in the state to sample some local flavor.

1. Cody

Millstone Pizza Co. & Brewery

This brewery, sports bar combination offers up beers brewed in house along with common drafts so there's something for every type of beer aficionado. For something tasty to go with your beer, choose from bar classics like burgers, wings and specialty pizzas.

Pat O'Hara Brewing Company

Pair traditional Irish pub fare with one of 15 craft beers on tap at this Cody brewery.

2. Powell

WYOld West Brewing Company

With more than 10 beers on tap, from the Homesteader Oatmeal Stout to the Heart Mountain Hefeweizen, this brewery is a local favorite. Pair your beer with homemade specialty burgers and chicken fillets.

3. Ten Sleep

Ten Sleep Brewing Company

This picture-perfect microbrewery is set in a rustic barn near Bighorn National Forest. Choose from a regular and seasonal line-up of beers along with fresh, local appetizers.

4. Sheridan

Blacktooth Brewing Company

This award-winning brewery is a craft beer leader in the Rocky Mountain region. Year round, seasonal and limited release craft brews offer a varied selection to every type of beer lover.

Luminous Brewhouse

Stop in for a jam sesh; this brewery features live music every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. Choose from a handful of delicious flagship beers, or opt for a non-alcoholic beverage, like root beer made fresh at the brewery.

5. Buffalo

MISHAP! Brewing Company

Formerly Clear Creek Brewing Company, MISHAP! serves up 12 original brews in the heart of Buffalo, Wyoming.

6. Gillette

Gillette Brewing Company

This brewery, located in the historic Gillette Post Office, offers several original craft beers in addition to other local Wyoming drafts. Pair your beer with pizza and enjoy a game of pool or shuffle board.

7. Thermopolis

One Eyed Buffalo Brewing

Enjoy one of seven craft beers, including the One Eyed Pale Ale and Smokin' Waters Wheat, along with burgers and other American eats. Non-beer drinkers can choose from several mixed drinks or a wine list.

8. Jackson

Snake River Brewing CO., INC

Wyoming's oldest microbrewery is also one of the most award-winning. Stop in for a beer and hop on a tour (offered Tuesdays at 2:30 p.m.) at this brewery in Jackson Hole. While here, you can also enjoy pizza and other brewpub food, along with foosball and arcade games.

Q Roadhouse & Brewing Co.

With 12 year-round beers and two collaboration beers, plus a brand-new eatery, this Wyoming brewery is worth a stop. While you're there, be sure to take a tour, offered daily at 5 p.m.

9. Alpine

Melvin Brewing

While this brewery has brewpubs in Fairhaven and Bellingham, Washington, as well as in Jackson, Wyoming, the mothership taproom proudly resides in Alpine. Grab a fresh beer, like Killer Bees American Blonde Ale or Melvin IPA, and enjoy the view at this taproom in the heart of Wyoming's beautiful Star Valley.

10. Pinedale

Wind River Brewing Company

Award-winning beer, fresh food and fun events come together to make this microbrewery a Wyoming favorite.

11. Lander

Lander Brewing Company

This brewery began crafting beer near the Popo Agie River in the late 1800s before being shut down by the Prohibition Act. Over 100 years later, the beer began flowing again at this Lander microbrewery. Head to neighboring Cowfish for great grub to go with your beer.

12. Casper

Frontier Brewing Company

Enjoy small batch craft beer with a self-pour system at this microbrewery. Pair this with board games, food trucks and live music every Thursday for a great time in Casper, Wyoming.

13. Douglas

Headstrong Brewery

This brewery began with a homebrew kit and the hope to one day share homemade craft beer with a community. Stop in and choose from a handful of brews, including the Mulish Amber Ale and the Intractable Scottish Ale.

14. Evanston

Suds Brothers Brewery

Located in downtown Evanston, this brewery serves up award-winning craft beers alongside burgers, salads, sandwiches and more.

15. Rock Springs

Bitter Creek Brewing

With beers like Sweetwater Wheat and Mustang Pale Ale, this Rock Springs brewery is worth a stop. A selection of year-round and seasonal wines are also available for those in your crew who prefer wine over beer. Choose from a variety of foods to pair with you drink of choice.

Square State Brewing

A constant rotation of unique craft beer sets this downtown Rock Springs brewery apart. Co-owners Mike and Larry have created over 200 recipes and move on to a new beer each time one of their six taps runs out. A seventh tap is dedicated to pilot brews, which includes experimental and seasonal beer. With rotating taps and innovative flavors, you're in for a new, delicious surprise each time you visit.

16. Saratoga

Snowy Mountain Brewery

Part of Saratoga Hot Springs Resort, this brewery features eight craft beers that can be paired with any of the foods on the pub menu. Enjoy the brewery's cozy, Western feel, and book a stay at the resort if you want to soak in teepee-covered hot springs.

17. Laramie

Sheep Mountain Brewery

This tiny brewery at the foot of Sheep Mountain offers delicious beers and a quaint, outdoor vibe. 

Coal Creek Tap

What started as a basement brewery grew into Coal Creek TAP, a Laramie microbrewery with over 20 beers on tap. Choose from food, including salads, sandwiches, hand-tied pretzels and pizzas, all created fresh at the neighboring Coal Creek Coffee Co.

Altitude Chophouse and Brewery

With hand-crafted, award-winning beers on tap and locally-sourced, American favorites on the menu (including ribeye steak, baby back ribs and hickory-smoked chicken), this Laramie watering hole is one that shouldn't be missed.

The Library Sports Grille & Brewery

One of the oldest brewpubs in Wyoming, The Library prides itself on brewing unfiltered beer free from industrial brewing ingredients like corn sugar, fruit syrup extracts or rice sugar. Nearly 10 brews on tap, pub-style food and plenty of big-screen televisions, this is the perfect establishment to sit back, enjoy a brew and root for your favorite sports team (go Pokes!).

18. Cheyenne

Danielmark's Brewing Company Inc.

Owner Daniel turned his obsession with brewing into a dream job. This brewery features six regular beers and a handful of seasonals to choose from. This family brewery in Cheyenne invites you and your friends to drink awesome beer on the frontier.

Freedom's Edge Brewing Co.

This family- and dog-friendly brewery in downtown Cheyenne boasts eight craft beers to choose from, including Hulk Smash IPA and Wild Bliss Cream Ale.

Accomplice Beer Company

Located in Cheyenne's Depot Plaza, this brewery features self-pour taps so you can sample a variety of hand-crafted brews at your own speed. Pair your favorite beer with a personal artisan pizza, wings or other tasty bar fare.

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