North Platte River

  • Fall Fishing

    Fall Fishing

    Learn why American Angler Magazine named Casper the #1 Big Fish Destination in the world this autumn.Read more
  • Catch 'Em All

    Catch 'Em All

    As the sun rises over the North Platte River a distinct sense of Calm resonates as water gently laps against the shore. If this sounds like your idea of heaven, zip up your fly-fishing vest, grab your best rod, slip into your waders and head down to Read more
  • Western Beauty

    Western Beauty

    Vast open landscapes with deer, antelope, buffalo, and enormous flocks of duck and geese soaring overhead -- that's what's in store for you in Casper. Just jump in the car and drive for a few minutes in about any direction, and...Read more
  • Hunt and Fish in Casper!

    Hunt and Fish in Casper!

    If you're looking to reconnect with nature the old-fashioned way, spend the day fishing for trophy sized rainbow and brown trout that thrive in the historic North Platte River - the same river that challenged early settlers on their historic...Read more
  • Duck & Geese Hunting!

    Duck & Geese Hunting!

    Hunting for ducks and geese is a favorite activity for hunters in the Casper area. Why? The North Platte River has abundant flocks of duck and geese, and there is very light waterfowl hunting pressure compared with other locations. Large...Read more
  • Float the North Platte River

    Float the North Platte River

    Change your outlook on life (or at least your mood) in one afternoon. All you need is a watercraft (inner tubes work surprisingly well), life jackets and a willingness to go with the flow. Floating the North platte river is where the locals love...Read more
  • Why Choose Casper?

    Why Choose Casper?

    Because Casper has it all! Nowhere else in Wyoming can you spend your day hiking, biking, rock climbing, hunting, fishing, swimming, boating, rafting, and exploring the great outdoors, all just minutes from the city center. When winter hits...Read more
  • Whitewater Kayaking!

    Whitewater Kayaking!

    Casper and the central Wyoming area boast some of the best outdoor adventure in the Rockies - like whitewater Kayaking in spectacular Fremont Canyon, just thirty minutes away from Downtown Casper. No matter the season...Read more
  • Fish Casper!

    Fish Casper!

    There's almost never a bad time to fish Casper's North Platte River. The Grey Reef section of the North Platte, about 25 miles southwest of Casper, provides some of the best trout fishing in the country. And we’re...Read more
  • Angling, Anyone?

    Angling, Anyone?

    So you’ve decided to take that weekend fishing trip you've been dreaming about for years. Good news - whether you’re a novice or seasoned pro, you couldn't have picked a better destination! Lakes, rivers, streams...Read more
  • An Angler's Paradise

    An Angler's Paradise

    There's almost never a bad time to fish Casper's North Platte River. After all, the Casper area boasts some of the best fishing in the world! But this time of year the fish are especially active and hungry, so get out there and cast your...Read more
  • Sand, Sun and Fun in Casper

    Sand, Sun and Fun in Casper

    Sunny days and soaring temperatures...when summer hits the Rockies, it can get hot in a hurry. But that's what makes the variety of water activities in Casper, Wyoming so refreshing! Read more
  • It's All About the Trout!

    It's All About the Trout!

    Lakes, rivers and streams — you'll find plenty of places to cast your line in Casper!Read more
  • Explore a River Paradise

    Explore a River Paradise

    Located on the outskirts of Downtown Casper, the Platte River Parkway hiking-biking trail is an ideal spot for fly fishing or just relaxing and watching the water flow. It also features a manmade whitewater park for anyone wanting to spend...Read more
  • Calling All River Aficionados

    Calling All River Aficionados

    Below Grey Reef Dam, the North Platte River meanders toward Casper and beyond. And all along the way, there are plenty of access points for floating...Read more
  • At Last: A Place for Factual Fish Stories

    At Last: A Place for Factual Fish Stories

    Sportsmen rejoice! The Grey Reef section of the North Platte River, about 25 miles southwest of Casper, provides some of the best trout fishing ...Read more
  • Discover an Engineering Marvel

    Discover an Engineering Marvel

    Pathfinder Reservoir is fed by the Sweetwater and North Platte Rivers and controlled by Pathfinder Dam. It’s home to various fish species ...Read more
  • Water, Water Everywhere - Even in the Old West

    Water, Water Everywhere - Even in the Old West

    The North Platte River is a 680-mile river that flows right through the heart of Downtown Casper. Along with Alcova and Pathfinder Reservoirs...Read more
  • Float the Lazy River

    Float the Lazy River

    Change your outlook on life in one afternoon. All you need is a reliable rubber raft or inner tubes, life jackets and a willingness to go with the flow...Read more
  • Explore the Magical Mile

    Explore the Magical Mile

    As the sun rises over the North Platte River a distinct sense of calm resonates as water gently lapps against the shore. If this sounds like your idea of heaven, zip up your fly fishing vest, grab your best rod’n reel, slip into...Read more