Get Lost in Downtown Afton
Afton's main street is one of its most charming features. From rustic shops to fascinating art galleries to eclectic restaurants, there's something for everyone. Here are a few of our favorite spots to spark some inspiration for your next trip!
Check Out Western Skies Art Gallery and Studio
Get your fill of Star Valley’s art scene at Western Skies Art Gallery and Studio! This local art museum showcases local paintings, sculptures and more from artists throughout Star Valley. These stunning exhibits show the pride these artists have for their Wyoming home, as well as their unique style and skill.
Grab Sweet Treats and Sweet Deals the Giftery & Swirl
While exploring downtown, you won’t want to miss The Giftery & Swirl, both found in the same unit on Highway 89. Embark on a journey into rustic charm at The Giftery, a boutique in where Western-inspired fashion, accessories and home goods come together.
After your shopping spree, head over to Swirl for a refreshing swirl of frozen yogurt, creating the perfect harmony of flavors. The melding of these two gems under one roof offers an experience that seamlessly blends Western style with sweet indulgence, making it a must-visit destination for those seeking a truly authentic and satisfying escape in Afton.
Explore Star Valley Mercantile
Looking for a charming boutique to do some souvenir shopping? The next time you’re exploring downtown, Star Valley Mercantile is a local favorite and a must-stop destination. From handcrafted souvenirs to charming knickknacks to outdoorsy digs, Star Valley Mercantile is a treasure trove of rustic Wyoming goods filled with charm. Whether you're on the hunt for a one-of-a-kind souvenir or just fancy a browse through local charm, make Star Valley Mercantile your go-to, and let the magic of Afton unfold!
Grab a Bite at Rocky Mountain Seafood
When you think of Star Valley eats, “seafood” probably isn’t the first thing that comes to mind. Rocky Mountain Seafood downtown is sure to change that way of thinking, however! This gem of an eatery serves up a delightful fusion of mountain warmth and oceanic freshness, making every bite an adventure. This is a local favorite for a reason- you won’t want to miss out!
Stay at Colter’s Lodge
Surrounded by the breathtaking beauty of the Bridger-Teton National Forest, Colter’s Lodge provides a perfect example of what Afton’s all about. A staple of Downton Afton since its opening in 1939, Colter's Lodge captures the essence of what makes Wyoming great.
Whether you spend your time meeting new friends in the rustic lobby or bundled up in your cozy hotel room, each night of your stay will transport you to a bygone era of simplicity.