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BLM Wyoming Federal Lease Sale, March 21 and 22, 2018


Park County, WY
Gross Acres: 481.78; Net Acres: 481.78

Current auction status

This auction has closed and sold

Start Date/Time: 3/22/2018 10:34 AM CDT / 9:34 AM MDT

End Date/Time: 3/22/2018 11:34 AM CDT / 10:34 AM MDT

Bid info at a glance

Winning bid: $5 per acre

Bid Increment: $1 per acre

Total lease cost at this bid: $3,329.15 (Bonus + Agency Fees + Advance Rental + 1.5% Buyer Premium)

Locator Map

Park, WY

Parcel Details

Parcel WY-181Q-168
County, State Park, WY
Legal Description T.0530N, R.1010W, 06th PM, WY
Sec. 006 LOTS 8-14;
Sec. 006 S2NE,SENW,E2SW;
Area/Project Cody FO
Acres 481.78
Rental (1st Year) $723.00
Royalty 12.50%
Administrative Fee $160.00


All bidding and lease sale on BLM parcels listed on this website shall be subject to the statutes, administrative rules and regulations of the BLM per the authority of the Mineral Leasing Act of 1920 as amended and the Mineral Leasing Act for Acquired Lands of 1947, as amended.

A lease issued as a result of this sale will have a primary term of 10 years. It will continue beyond its primary term as long as oil or gas in paying quantities is produced on or for the benefit of the lease. Advance rental at $1.50 per acre for the first 5 years ($2 per acre after that) is due on or before the anniversary date each year until production begins. Once a lease is producing, you must pay a royalty of 12.5 percent of the value or the amount of production removed or sold from the lease. You will find other lease terms on our standard lease form (Form 3100-11, October 2008).


Stipulations are part of the lease and supersede any inconsistent provisions of the lease form. Some parcels are subject to surface use stipulations. They are requirements or restrictions on how you conduct operations. They become part of the lease and supersede any inconsistent provisions in the lease form. The stipulations can be found by clicking here.

  • Lease Notice No. 1
  • Lease Notice No. 2
  • Lease Notice No. 3
  • Lease Stipulation No. 1
  • Lease Stipulation No. 2
  • Lease Stipulation No. 3
  • Lease Notice 1041
  • CSU (1) Surface occupancy or use will be restricted within Class I and/or Class II VRM areas. Prior to surface disturbance within Visual Resource Management Class I and/or II areas, a site-specific plan must be submitted to the BLM by the applicant as a component of the Application for Permit to Drill (BLM Form 3160-3) or Sundry Notice (BLM Form 3160-5) – Surface Use Plan of Operations. The operator shall not initiate surface-disturbing activities unless the BLM authorized officer has approved the plan (with conditions, as appropriate). The plan must demonstrate to the BLM authorized officer’s satisfaction how the operator will meet the following performance standards. A visual contrast rating must demonstrate that VRM Class I and/or II objectives will be met. Where required by the BLM authorized officer, a visual simulation must be prepared and must demonstrate that VRM Class I and/or II objectives will be met through practices such as siting of permanent facilities. Where present and feasible, existing surface disturbances shall be utilized; new surface disturbances shall be minimized to the extent practicable. All permanent above-ground facilities (such as production tanks or other production facilities) not having specific coloration requirements for safety must be painted or designed using a BLM-approved color; (2) as mapped in the Cody Field Office GIS database; (3) protecting Class II Visual Resource Management Areas.


Completions from the last 365 days in Park County, Wyoming

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Drilling Permits from the last 365 days in Park County, Wyoming

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After all auctions have closed, the successful bidder will be notified via email with closing instructions, including total amount due.

On the day of the sale, you must pay at least the minimum bonus bid of $2 per acre or fraction of an acre; the first year's advance rental of $1.50 per acre or fraction of an acre; and a non-refundable administrative fee of $160, to the BLM State Office by the close of business.


A 1.5% Buyer Premium, calculated as 1.5% of the total bonus, will be added to the cost of this lease.



John S. Munroe
VP of Engineering / Government Lease Sales
(832) 403-3122

Gus Rivero
Manager of Government Lease Sales
(806) 463-3616

Brandon Savage
Assistant Manager of Government Lease Sales
(806) 463-3621


Bid History

View the current auction status and bid history for this lease.

BidderDate and Time of BidBonus Bid
Bidder #66 03/22/18 11:33:55 $5
Bidder #55 03/22/18 11:33:40 $4