|Windward side of wood snow fence|
near Casper, WY
|wooden snow fence near Casper, WY|
|Aluminum snow fence on South Pass|
note the rows of fencing in this high wind area
Along Interstate 25 in southeast Wyoming north of Chugwater and north of Cheyenne, the highway department, several years ago, planted trees near the wooden and aluminum snow fences. As the trees grew the regular fencing was removed and now the trees act as a "natural" snow fence.
|Rock snow fence|
Snow fences are useful and necessary during a windy Wyoming winter.