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Boysen Reservoir National Park

11 Activites Phone: (307)-876-2796 Distance: 16.02 miles

Boysen Dam, Reservoir, and Powerplant, features of the Boysen Unit, Pick-Sloan Missouri Basin Program, are on the Wind River about 20 miles upstream from Thermopolis, Wyoming. Fishing open year-round with State fishing license. Fish species include trout, walleye, perch, and ling. Approximately 20,000 surface acres and 77 miles of shoreline. Good access via shoreline roads and boat ramps. Other a...

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Lake Cameahwait National Park

7 Activites Phone: (307)-261-5628 Distance: 17.88 miles

Also known as "Bass Lake". Fishing year-round with Wyoming State license. Fish species include trout, bass, perch, ling, bluegill, green sunfish, and crappie. Good access via shoreline roads. Approximately 80 surface acres. Available services include: picnic/camp shelters, restrooms, boat ramp, and primitive camping. No drinking water. Other activities include swimming, hiking, watchable wildlife,...

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Castle Gardens Scenic Area National Park

1 Activites Phone: (307)-347-5100 Email: PRau@blm.gov Distance: 23.51 miles

Located at the foot of the Bighorn Mountains at an elevation of 4,500 ft the Castle Gardens rises ornately out of the badlands, a stone forest of red spires, giant toadstools and other fascinating and byzantine formations. Sage, cedar and juniper surround the geological wonderland, which includes a unique picnic area in the "bowl" of the Garden. This quiet day use area south of the lovely town of ...

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Ocean Lake National Park

10 Activites Phone: (307)-261-5628 Distance: 33.06 miles

Ocean Lake is a feature of the PSMBP Riverton Unit. Fishing year-round with Wyoming State license. The reservoir is famous for its crappie and ling fishing. Fish species include trout, walleye, perch, bluegill, green sunfish, and crappie. Limited access via shoreline roads. Several boat ramps located at developed recreation sites around lake. Approximately 6,000 surface acres. Available services...

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Wyoming Centennial Scenic Byway National Park

Phone: (307)-877-4415 Distance: 33.70 miles

The Wyoming Centennial Scenic Byway provides travellers with a rich aesthetic, cultural and historical experience, as well as views of diverse landscapes and ecosystems. It crosses the Continental Divide, and offers a route that, although well-traveled, is "off the beaten path" between Grand Teton and Yellowstone National Parks. The route provides a loop opportunity for visitors to these two famou...

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Pilot Butte Reservoir National Park

10 Activites Phone: (307)-856-3007 Distance: 41.79 miles

Pilot Butte Dam and Reservoir are part of the Riverton Unit of the Pick-Sloan Missouri Basin Program. The dam is 10 miles below the Wind River Diversion Dam and was completed in 1926. Fishing year-round with Wyoming State license. Fish species include trout, ling, and crappie. Limited shoreline access via roads. Approximately 1,000 surface acres. Available services include picnic/camping shelters...

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National Bighorn Sheep Interpretive Center And Whiskey Mount Park

2 Activites Phone: (307)-332-8400 Email: joakleaf@blm.gov Distance: 45.66 miles

The Interpretive Center provides an educational wildlife experience that highlights the local Rocky Mountain bighorn sheep herd, the largest wintering Rocky Mountain bighorn sheep herd in North America. There is a small fee for admission to the Interpretive Center. The interpretive center has wheelchair-accessible parking, restrooms, and interpretive exhibits. Motor-vehicle travel is limited...

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Legend Rock Petroglyph Site

2 Activites Phone: (307)-347-5100 Email: Worland_WYMail@blm.gov Distance: 54.97 miles

This is one of the finest sites for prehistoric rock art in Wyoming. 283 petroglyphs have been found here, depicting bison, elk, humans, and a flying jackrabbit. Not much is known about the people who pecked these into the rock, but it is suspected that these had shamanic significance. Nearby is another prehistoric site, Great Arrow, a stone structure that points toward the Medicine Wheel in the B...

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South Pass Historic Mining Area National Park

13 Activites Phone: (307)-332-8400 Email: Lander_WYMail@blm.gov Distance: 59.44 miles

This 30-square-mile area was a focal point for the discovery of gold in 1842 and the resultant 1867 gold rush that settled this part of Wyoming. By 1868, about 1,500 people lived in the District towns of South Pass and Atlantic City, but by 1872 the boom was over and the area was all but abandoned. BLM maintains 2 campgrounds and the ghost town of Miner's Delight in the area. Other attractions in ...

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Shoshone River Pathway National Park

3 Activites Phone: (307)-261-5628 Distance: 60.66 miles

The Shoshone River Pathway is a segment in a network of trails in and around Cody, Wyoming. The Shoshone River Pathway (Stock Nature Trail) provides access to 55 acres of Bureau of Reclamation withdrawn lands managed under a Memorandum of Understanding by the city of Cody. Approximately 3/4 miles of gravel surfaced trail winds through upland and riparian vegetation communities along the scenic S...

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Goldeneye Reservoir National Park

6 Activites Phone: (307)-261-7600 Email: e75benne@blm.gov Distance: 63.18 miles

Recreation facilities at this day-use site include a 1-mile graveled access road, a graveled parking area for 130 vehicles, a boat-launch ramp, a two-unit vault toilet, and informational signs. Some wind surfing occurs on the reservoir. The site offers good trout and walleye fishing, and the area also attracts antelope and waterfowl.

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Popo Agie Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 64.79 miles

The Popo Agie Wilderness now contains a total of 101,870 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Wyoming. In 1984 the Popo Agie Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of "...in...

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Red Butte Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Phone: (307)-347-5228 Email: utsgmail@blm.gov Distance: 66.21 miles

The Red Butte Wilderness now contains a total of 1,537 acres and is managed by the Bureau of Land Management. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Utah. In 2009 the Red Butte Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of ...

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Pathfinder National Wildlife Refuge Park

2 Activites Phone: (970)-723-8202 Email: arapaho@fws.gov Distance: 71.89 miles

Pathfinder National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) is in an isolated area 50 miles southwest of Casper and 20 miles from the small community of Alcova, Wyoming. The Refuge consists of four small units totaling 16,807 acres. These units are Sweetwater Arm, Goose Bay, DeWeese Creek, and Sage Creek. The Refuge is an important waterfowl migration stopover on the western edge of the Central Flyway. Opportuniti...

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Fremont Canyon Recreation Area (Pathfinder Dam) National Park

4 Activites Phone: (307)-261-5628 Email: GPwebmaster@GP.usbr.gov Distance: 73.48 miles

Located 4 miles downriver from Pathfinder Dam, North Platte Project, on the rim of the historic North Platte River canyon between Pathfinder and Alcova Reservoirs. Currently only water that is released from Pathfinder Dam and bypasses Fremont Powerplant flows past the Fremont Canyon recreation area. Interpretive signs, restroom and picnic shelter are provided. The area is also popular for rock cl...

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Pathfinder Reservoir National Park

10 Activites Phone: (307)-235-9325 Email: GPWebmaster@gp.usbr.gov Distance: 73.48 miles

The North Platte Project extends 111 miles along the river valley from near Guernsey, Wyoming to below Bridgeport, Nebraska. Pathfinder Dam and Reservoir are part of this project. Pathfinder Dam is one of the first constructed by the Reclamation Service (now the Bureau of Reclamation). Listed in the National Register of Historic Places, Pathfinder Dam is the primary historic attraction at the r...

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Alcova Reservoir National Park

10 Activites Phone: (307)-235-9325 Email: mandersen@gp.usbr.gov Distance: 75.40 miles

Alcova Dam and Powerplant, features of the Kendrick Project, are on the North Platte River about 30 miles from Casper, Wyoming. The Alcova Reservoir covers 2,470 surface acres. Facilities include 6 campgrounds, 8 boat ramps, interpretive trail and marina concession. Available fish species include brown trout, cutthroat trout, rainbow trout, and walleye. Rainbow and brown trout are stocked annu...

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Gray Reef Reservoir National Park

9 Activites Phone: (307)-235-9325 Email: GPwebmaster@gp.usbr.gov Distance: 75.79 miles

Gray Reef Dam, Glendo Unit, PSMBP, is on the North Platte River about 27 miles southwest of Casper, Wyoming and 2 miles downstream from Alcova Dam. Although the reservoir has a total capacity of 1,800 acre-feet with a surface area of 182 acres, under its prescribed function as a reregulating reservoir, the water surface elevation of Gray Reef fluctuates widely from nearly full to nearly empty on ...

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Bessemer Bend National Park

3 Activites Phone: (307)-261-7600 Email: e75benne@blm.gov Distance: 76.56 miles

The distinctive Red Buttes stand above Bessemer Bend, the last fording site on the North Platte River on the Mormon Trail. When early emigrants tried to capitalize on the commercial potential of the Mormon trail, they established toll ferries and bridges across the North Platte River. Bessemer Bend, located upstream, became a favorite free crossing because when the water was low. It was also the e...

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Bridger Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 79.31 miles

The Bridger Wilderness now contains a total of 428,087 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Wyoming. In 1964 the Bridger Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of "...increa...

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Fitzpatrick Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 82.57 miles

The Fitzpatrick Wilderness now contains a total of 198,525 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Wyoming. In 1976 the Fitzpatrick Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of "....

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National Historic Trails Interpretive Center Park

5 Activites Phone: (307)-261-7700 Email: trailscenter_wy@blm.gov Distance: 83.85 miles

The National Historic Trails Interpretive Center is a cooperative partnership between BLM, the National Historic Trails Center Foundation and the City of Casper. The Trails Center interprets the significant role of the area's historic trails in the history of the United States, and seeks to promote public understanding of both America's western Native Cultures and historic westward expansion while...

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National Historic Trails, Wy. Park

5 Activites Phone: (307)-261-7700 Email: trailscenter_wy@blm.gov Distance: 83.92 miles

The Oregon Trail Corridor includes the Oregon, Mormon Pioneer, California, and Pony Express Trails. This corridor of overland routes was created by more than 350,000 emigrants as they traveled west. The year 1843 is recognized as the start of the Oregon Trail from Independence, Missouri; the trail is marked with hundreds of sites emblematic of the courage and hope of the people who traveled it. Th...

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Kortes Reservoir/Miracle Mile Area National Park

7 Activites Phone: (307)-261-5628 Distance: 87.40 miles

Kortes Dam reservoir is located in a narrow canyon below Seminoe Dam. No boat ramp available due to frequent water surges from Seminoe Dam. The Miracle Mile Area extends downstream approximately 5.5 miles from the bottom of Kortes Dam to the boundary of the southern management unit of the Pathfinder National Wildlife Refuge. Eleven primitive camping areas in the Miracle Mile. Available species inc...

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Seminoe Reservoir National Park

8 Activites Phone: (307)-320-3013 Distance: 87.56 miles

The Seminoe Dam and Powerplant are on the North Platte River about 72 miles southwest of Casper, Wyoming. The Seminoe Reservoir, a major feature of the Kendrick Project, provides storage capacity for water to irrigate project lands.Recreation managed for the Bureau of Reclamation by Wyoming State Parks and Historic Sites. Seminoe State Park provides 3 campgrounds and 3 boat ramps. Available speci...

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