Cody Enterprise photographer Raymond Hillegas captured this beautiful photo of the moon setting over Rattlesnake Mountain near Cody to win Best of the Basin for January 18, 2017.


Thermopolis Middle School principal Breez Longwell Daniels was recently recognized as Wyoming’s 2017 National Distinguished Principal.  Congratulations to Ms. Daniels for the award and for being named Best of the Basin for January 16, 2017!


This frosty Monday sunrise was shot by a user near Lovell and wins Best of the Basin for January 16, 2017!


Congrats to the Cody Enterprise and photographer Raymond Hillegas for winning Best of the Basin for January 15, 2017 with a fantastic photo of Cody HS Nordic ski team member Hayden Bronnenberg getting out on a sunny Sunday to ski the groomed trails at Mentock Park.


Tough as nails or dumb as bricks?

Depends on who you ask.

Local ice fishing enthusiasts braved -25 degree temps to visit Bighorn Lake in pursuit of dinner.  User stantheman sent this pic of a nice sauger being caught in frosty conditions and with it, wins Best of the Basin for January 14, 2017!


Basin-area temps sunk below -20 F in many areas overnight.

User copenhagen_cowboy reported -25 and a “cool” picture at his Bighorn Basin ranch and with it, wins Best of the Basin for Jan 13, 2017!


Retiring Captain Scott Allred and retiring Lieutenant Dennis Woodward are shown after being honored for over 20 years service on the North Bighorn County Search and Rescue team.  Best of Basin wishes to thank these gentlemen for your dedicated service to the community and the entire Bighorn Basin and for being award Best of the Basin for Jan. 12, 2017!


Bighorn Basin residents went toe to toe with Mother Nature Wednesday as more than 12″ of snow dropped on much of the Basin.  User HHH submitted his view of Powell High’s parking lot and with his photo wins BOTB for Jan 11, 2017!