Cody is located at the western edge of the Bighorn Basin, a depression surrounded by the Big Horn, Owl Creek, Bridger, and Absaroka ranges. At the western edge of Cody, a deep canyon formed by the Shoshone River provides the only passage to Yellowstone's Eastern Entrance. Most of Cody has a spectacular view of Heart Mountain, whose 8,123 ft (2,500 m) peak is 9 miles (14 km) directly north of Cody, and the Carter Mountains, which form a line with peaks at about 12,000 ft (3,700 m), some 15 miles (24 km) to the south.
Cody has a semi-arid climate and enjoys about 300 days of sunshine per year. Relative humidity is usually a fairly dry 30% or less. Precipitation averages 10.5 inches annually, including only about 42.5 inches of snow per season
The Buffalo Bill Center of the West, previously the Buffalo Bill Historical Center, is a large and modern facility located near the center of the city. It contains five museums in one, including the Draper Natural History Museum, the Plains Indian Museum, the Cody Firearms Museum, the Whitney Western Art Museum and the Buffalo Bill Museum which chronicles the life of William F. Cody, for whom the historical center is named. The historical center maintains large collections. It is a favorite stopping point for tourists passing through the town, on their way to or from Yellowstone.
Rodeo is important in the culture in Cody, which calls itself the "Rodeo Capital of the World". The Cody Nite Rodeo is an amateur rodeo every night from June 1 through August 31. Cody is also host to the Cody Stampede Rodeo. The Stampede is a Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association rodeo and is one of the largest rodeos in the nation that is held over the Independence Day Holiday. Many of the top cowboys in the country attend. The stampede has been held from July 1–4 every year since 1919.
The Yellowstone Public Regional Airport (COD) in Cody is less than 4 miles from the Chamberlin Inn. Cody Airport offers year-round airline flights on United Express and Delta Airlines. Cody airport features jets and large cabin-class turboprop aircraft. FedEx and UPS both offer frequent air cargo services at the airport.
The land and buildings of the Chamberlin Inn are listed for sale with One West Real Estate in Laramie, WY. Amber Hotel Company is marketing the business which the land and buildings generate. The asking price includes the land, the buildings and the business.
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1032 12th Street
Cody, WY 82414