Welcome to theTown of Baggs
An Equal Opportunity Provider and Employer
P.O. Box 300, Baggs, Wy 82321
The town hall is open from 8 am to 4:00 pm, Monday through Friday. Town council meets on the second and fourth Tuesday of each month at 7:00 pm. There are zoning regulations in effect and building permits and dog licenses are required. For ongoing information please check the Baggs Gov't Info pages.
Our small community of 440 people enjoy the best of all worlds with Medicine Bow National Forest to our east and the desert containing wild horses on the west. We are located on the Little Snake River. HISTORY OF Little Snake River Valley(click)
We have four churches in our Valley:
The Church of Jesus Christ of LDS (click for LDS website)- Services on Sunday at 9:00 am
The Little Snake River Episcopal Church in Dixon - Services on Sunday. St Paul's Dixon
Post Office Window Hours : 7:30 am to 12:30 pm and 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm daily. Sat. 9:30 to 11:30 am.
LSR Valley Community Center has a new website -- see link at left
The Snake River Lion's Club Rodeo is held every July July 11th and 12th, 2015---7:30pm start on Sat and 8am for slack on Sun., with 1:00pm rodeo start and fun days to follow. at the Russell Community Park. The Events Center at the Park is used for regularly scheduled roping and horsemanship events.
Baggs Solid Waste Disposal District is open 8 am to 4 pm MST Mon. through Sat. (winter hours) and 8 am to 6 pm MDT (summer hours). NO DUMPING OF BURNED GARBAGE INTO BALER BUILDING. Landfill will no longer accept trailer houses or camper trailers. Will also not accept tires still on the rims. Closed Jan-New Years Day' Jan-Equality Day; Feb-President's Day; May-Memorial Day; July-Independence Day; September-Labor Day; November-Veteran's Day; November-Thanksgiving and Friday after, December-Christmas Day. 383-7678
The Town has a RV dump near the town hall, available at a $10 charge. This service is only available during regular office hours. RV dumping only! Violators will be prosecuted! A public restroom also near the town hall is open until freezing weather forces closure.
The Snake River Valley has a newspaper published every other week. A year's subscription to the newspaper is $30, for delivery in the United States. Folks interested in purchasing a subscription can stop by the LSRV Ed Center or contact our Managing Editor at firstname.lastname@example.org or (307) 380-6373. Subscription renewals or address changes can be made to Snake River Press, Box 22, Baggs, WY 82321. Facebook page is Snake River Press
Little Rascals Preschool is open Monday - Friday 7:30 am - 5:30pm. We take children 6weeks - 12 yrs old. Preschool for children 3-5years old on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday's from 8:30 - 11:30 am. Little Rascals and Project Reach in Rawlins offer Developmental screening for all children free of cost. We also work with the Department of Family Services out of Rawlins with child care assistance for qualified families. For more information call Kyla Otte at 383-7300.
LSRV Branch Library in Baggs open - MONDAY 1 to 6 pm, TUESDAY 9:00 to 2:00 pm, WEDNESDAY 1 to 6 pm, THURSDAY 9:00 to 2:00 pm, FRIDAY Closed County Libraries website - click. To see a list of available books click here. Call 383-7323 for information about programs. Closed Dec. 24-25 and Dec. 31-Jan 1.
Friends of the Library meet for a potluck luncheon on the second Thursday of every month at 12:00. All are invited.
Wyoming Drivers Licenses testing is available at the Library 10:00am to 2:45pm the first Thurs every other month (Feb. Apr Jun. Aug. Oct. Dec.) New rules papers required to take with you on WYDOT home page (click). Per people who have renewed - if using your birth certificate and your name has changed, proof of that is also required (marriage certificate, legal name change, etc.,) . Passport works.
LSRV Community Ed Center is located at 360 Whippoorwill. Hours are printed on the Calendar of Events page. Computers on DSL available for residents free to use. Call for information on classes for continuing ed, enrichment programs. 307-383-6861
Carbon County Senior Centers in Baggs and in Dixon are open 7 to 2, M-F. Please make reservations for meals one day prior to attending. For menu click here.
Little Snake River Valley Clinic (Previously Noyes Clinic) in Baggs (305 Whippoorwill St.) is now open and providers will be at the clinic M-Th each week 8-5. Phone is 383-2008.
LSRV Conservation District office hours are 8 - 5:00 weekdays.
LSRV Museum click here for website in Savery is open in the summer. Summer hours from Memorial Day until late October are 10 am to 5 pm daily. The downstairs community room is available year round with reservations.
LSRV School - snake pit weekly the community/school paper published by LSRV school is available upon subscription. Contact the school.
Artisans Group meets on the second Wednesday of the month at the Commu7nity Ed Building or Historic St. Luke's Episcopal Church in Baggs.