Gay Guide

Wyoming
Pink Star Rating

6

Capital

Cheyenne

Other Main Cities/Resorts

Casper, Laramie, Gillette

Gay Age of Consent

Legal

Lesbian Age of Consent

Legal

Straight Age of Consent

16/18

Legal Notes

Sodomy laws were repealed in Wyoming through legislative action in 1977.

Population

494,000

Climate

Wyoming has the second highest average elevation in the United States at 2000 metres above sea level. The climate is semiarid, but the topography ensures climate diversity. Average annual precipitation ranges from 125mm-1125mm per year. Summer temperatures can range between 29-35Âșc and nights are usually cool. Winter temperatures can be frigid, with lows below -18c are quite commonplace. The best time to visit is in early or late summer.