Alcova Reservoir

Description:

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 annually. Dinosaur interpretive trail is located near Cottonwood Creek Beach. A barrier-free fishing pier, restroom and shelter are located at Black Beach. Pathfinder Bird Refuge, Pathfinder Reservoir, and Seminoe Reservoir are nearby. Current Reservoir Levels

Directions:

Take U.S. 220 southwest from Casper. Access is from county roads 406 or 407.

Phone:

307-235-9325

Email:

mandersen@gp.usbr.gov

Address:

Natrona County Roads, Bridges, and Parks Department 538 S Wyoming Blvd., Box 848 Mills, WY 82644

Activities:

Boating Camping Fishing Hiking Horseback Riding Hunting Picnicking Recreational Vehicles Water Sports Wildlife Viewing

Organization:

BOR - Bureau of Reclamation

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