Natrona County Parks’ 10,768-acre system of urban and mountain parks, trails, lakes, streams, and open space is one of the most diverse recreational areas in all of Wyoming.
Our natural environments range from sand dunes and rock cliffs to mountain forests and cool lakes. You can just enjoy nature all by yourself or with friends.
You can also find lots of other activities while enjoying the great outdoors:
Pedal, jog or hike miles of single-track trails
Camp under the stars
Glide away on our groomed Nordic Trails
Explore the backcountry on snowshoes or snowbike
Launch a boat and enjoy the scenery at our 3 reservoirs
Enjoy a picnic lunch with the family
Cast your line for blue-ribbon fishing
Attend Midsummer's Eve and Beartrap Festival
Healthy Trails to You
Want to do something that’s free and fun for the whole family? You can walk, run, ride a bike or a horse, bring a stroller, walk your dog, or bring your kids and friends. While you’re out enjoying nature you’ll also be getting some exercise. Try the Bridle Trail at Rotary Park, the Dinosaur Trail at Cottonwood Campground, or the Pathfinder Trail for some summer fun and fitness.
The Wyoming Area Office of the Bureau of Reclamation urges the public to avoid steep shoreline areas at Alcova Reservoir through the end of the calendar year because of unstable bank conditions. Read on...