Why Move to Cheyenne?

At Gateway Construction, we take great pride in being one of Cheyenne, Wyoming’s premier home builders. With building new homes this also means there is likely a growing population in Cheyenne.

Even though Cheyenne embodies the spirit of the Old West, there is more to this iconic city. The activities below are some that one should take advantage of while living here.


  • Cheyenne Street Railway Trolley
  • Big Boy Steam Engine
    • Visit Old Number 4004, one of the eight remaining Big Boys and the world’s largest steam locomotive. This powerful engine was designed to pull a 3600-ton train over steep grades between Cheyenne, WY. And Ogden, Utah. Though it is retired it still remains a sight to see.
  • Big Country Speedway
    • Do you enjoy watching races such as Super Stocks, Warriors, Mini Cups, Late Model, Grand American Modifies, Super Lite Trucks and High Plains Modifieds? Big Country Speedway brings the races to you every Saturday night from May to October.
  • Cheyenne Big Boots
    • Go on a scavenger hunt and find the 19 eight foot tall cowboy boots that have been carefully painted by local artists. These boots show Wyoming and Cheyenne’s history.
  • Cheyenne Art Walk
    • Every second Thursday of the month from 5 to 8 p.m. an Art Tour takes place. It is a fun way to experience beautiful art and great tasting food in Cheyenne. You can talk to the artists and even try your hand at some fun art activities. Each Art Tour takes you do a different mix of businesses, dining venues, and galleries in downtown Cheyenne.
  • Capitol City Stadium
    • For you movie lovers Capitol City Stadium it the movie theater for you. In this movie theater every auditorium features amazing digital sound, wall to wall curved screens and plush high-back love seats.
  • 4 Amazing Golf Courses
    • Airport Golf course
    • Cheyenne Country Club
    • Kingham Prairie View Golf Course
    • Little America Resort
  • Cheyenne Frontier Days
    • Outdoor rodeo and western celebration held annually in Cheyenne, Wyoming. Also known as the, “World’s Largest Outdoor Rodeo and Western Celebration.” This celebration is held ten days around the last full week of July.

That is not all that Cheyenne has to offer. For those of you who love the outdoors the adventure awaits. There are plenty of amazing locations for all adventure seekers to explore. If you are a casual nature lover or the avid outdoor enthusiast then these locations and outdoor activities are for you.


  • Curt Gowdy State Park
  • Pole Mountain
  • Medicine Bow National Forest


  • Archery
  • Biking-Road/Mountain
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Bouldering
  • Camping
  • Canoe & Kayak
  • Cross-Country Skiing
  • Fishing
  • Geocaching
  • Hiking & Nature Trails
  • Horseback Riding
  • Ice Boating
  • Ice Fishing
  • Paddle boarding
  • Picnic Areas
  • Sledding
  • Snowshoeing
  • Technical Rock Climbing
  • Wildlife Viewing

After enjoying some of those outdoor activities be sure to stop by some of Cheyenne’s local restaurants that are sure to fill your taste buds wants and needs.


  • Wyoming’s Rib & Chop House
  • 2 Doors Down
  • The Albany
  • Sanford’s Grub & Pub
  • Guadalajara Mexican Restaurant
  • R & B Breakfast Club
  • The Paramount Café
  • Wasabi
  • East Coast Pizza
  • Rubyjuice Fruit & Smoothies

There is always something new to do here in Cheyenne!


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