The Campbell County Recreation Center is a 190,000 square foot facility that was established April 2010 and is a popular place for Gillette residents to visit.

This new facility is a great place for physical activity and recreational sports.

The fields use Slitfilm synthetic turf with sand-rubber infill.

There is a 28,000 square foot protected spectator viewing area with a grass play area.

The Energy Capital Sports Complex is Wyoming's premier softball facility.

The site features four fast-pitch softball fields that can be converted for Little League baseball.

Devils Tower National Monument is a short hour drive from Gillette.

This flat-top volcanic formation soars more than 1,200 feet above the ground and is a popular site to visit.

Males had a median income of ,131 versus ,717 for females. About 5.7% of families and 7.9% of the population were below the poverty line, including 6.2% of those under age 18 and 14.1% of those age 65 or over. The racial makeup of the city was 92.2% White, 0.4% African American, 1.2% Native American, 0.7% Asian, 3.2% from other races, and 2.2% from two or more races.

Hispanic or Latino of any race were 9.5% of the population.

Gillette is located at It is situated between the Big Horn Mountains to the west and the Black Hills to the east, in the Powder River Basin.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 19.00 square miles (49.21 km As of 2000 the median income for a household in the city was ,581, and the median income for a family was ,377.

Many people enjoy walking the 1.3 mile path around the entire monument while others love the thrill of climbing the formation.