Developed Recreation Sites

Bessemer Bend | Bolton Creek | Buffaloberry Campground | Buffalo Creek Campground | Chalk Bluffs
       Golden Current Campground | Goldeneye Wildlife and Recreation Area | Grave Springs Campground 
   Miles LandingPete's DrawThe Redds Day Use AreaTrapper's Route | Whitetail Day Use Area


 Marker at Bessemer Bend.
  
Bessemer Bend

Location: Natrona County

Nearest Town: Casper

Facilities: A parking area, picnic tables, vault toilet and interpretive trail.

Things to note:

  • Non-fee area
  • ADA Accessible

How to get there: 8.1 miles south of Casper from CY Ave./Wyoming Blvd. intersection on WYO-220, turn right and take the Bessemer Bend Road west for 2.1 miles to the bridge.


Bolton Creek Bolton Creek.

Location: Natrona County

Nearest town: Casper

Facilities: Access road and small parking areas.

Recreation Opportunities: Picknicking, bank fishing and boating.

Things to note:

  • Non-fee area

How to get there: From Alcova, go east 8.1 miles on Highway 220 to County Road 404. Turn right for one mile on County Road 404 to the access road turnoff on the right. Travel for .16 miles to the parking area.


Buffaloberry Campground

Location: Natrona County

Nearest Town: Alcova

Facilities: Access road and parking area, vault toilet, four overnight camping sites with tent pads, picnic tables, fire rings and parking.

Recreation Opportunities: Picknicking, bank fishing and boating.

Things to note:

  • Non-fee area
  • ADA Accessible

How to get there: From Alcova, go east 7.4 miles on Highway 220 and turn left on County Road 316. Travel for 4.2 miles to the turnoff on the right and continue to the campground.


Buffalo Creek CampgroundBuffalo Creek.

Location: Natrona County

Nearest Town: Arminto

Facilities: Four camping sites, vault toilets, tables and fire rings.

Things to note:

  • Partially accessible 
  • Non-fee area for day use
  • Winter access is limited due to poor driving conditions and deep snow levels.

How to get there: From Arminto, take the South Bighorn/Red Wall Back Country Byway north for 13.5 miles to Bighorn Mountain Road. Turn left and go 9.5 miles north to the campground on the left.


Chalk Bluffs
   Chalk Bluffs.

Location: Natrona County

Nearest Town: Alcova

Facilities: Access road and parking area, vault toilet, eight overnight camping sites with tent pads, picnic tables, fire rings, RV parking, boat ramp and a parking area large enough for vehicles and drift boat trailers.

Things to note:

  • Non-fee area
  • Day use only
  • Unattended vehicles and horse trailers may be parked overnight if visitors are in the backcountry

How to get there: From Alcova, go east 7.4 miles on Highway 220 and turn left onto County Road 316.  Travel for 3.7 miles on County Road 316 to the turnoff on the right, then right to the area. 


Golden Current Campground

   Golden Current Campground.

Location: Natrona County

Nearest Town: Alcova

Facilities: Access road and parking area, vault toilet, four overnight tent camping sites, tent pads, delineated pedestrian trail, fire rings and picnic tables.

Recreation Opportunities: Picknicking, bank fishing and camping.

Things to note:

  • Non-fee area
  • ADA Accessible
  • Overnight use is restricted to tent camping only

How to get there: From Alcova, go east 7.4 miles on Highway 220 and turn left onto County Road 316.  Travel for 2.7 miles on County Road 316 to the turnoff on the right, then right to the area.

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