Fremont Canyon Recreation Area (Pathfinder Dam)

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Fremont Canyon Recreation Area (Pathfinder Dam)

Wyoming

(307) 261-5628

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Things To Do

     

Overview

Located four miles downriver from Pathfinder Dam, North Platte Project, Fremont Canyon Recreation Area is 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, restrooms and picnic shelters are provided. The area is also popular for rock climbing.

Map of Fremont Canyon Rec. Area (Pathfinder Dam)

Latitude, Longitude: 42.512602, -106.929932

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Activities

  • Climbing

    There are climbing opportunities around the reservoir.

  • Horseback Riding

    Horseback riding trails are available.

  • Picnicking

    Picnic areas exist here.

Seasonality/Weather

Open year-round.

Directions

Driving

South on State Highway 220 about 45 miles from Casper, Wyoming.

Phone Numbers

Primary

(307) 261-5628

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