Muddy Mountain Recreation Area and Education Center

Quick Facts

Muddy Mountain Recreation Area and Education Center


(307) 261-7500

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Things To Do


Here at the Muddy Mountain Recreation Area and Education Center, located approximately ten miles from the top of Casper Mountain, there are many recreational activities visitors can experience. Enjoy biking, camping, hiking, horseback riding, hunting, interpretive programs, using off highway vehicle, picnicking, wildlife viewing and winter sports here at the recreation area and education center. Enjoy the great outdoors, while enriching your experience through educational programs.

Map of Muddy Mountain Rec. Area & Education Center

Latitude, Longitude: 42.732640, -106.322937



  • Bicycling

    Bicyling is allowed.

  • Camping

    There are areas to camp.

  • Hiking

    Hiking trails are found throughout the area.

  • Horseback Riding

    Horseback riding is allowed.

  • Hunting

    Follow Wyoming hunting regulations.

  • Off Highway Vehicles

    A multi-use trail in the park can be used by snowmobiles in the winter and ATVs in the summer.

  • Picnicking

    Picnic areas are available throughout the park.

  • Winter Sports

    Enjoy a variety of winter sports.


Open year-round.



From Casper, drive south approximately 9-miles on State Highway 251 to the top of Casper Mountain, where the state road ends and County Road 505 begins. Continue on this paved road for approximately 3-miles, where it turns into a maintained dirt road. Follow this road for 3-miles to its intersection with Circle Drive. A BLM gravel road begins here; a sign indicates that it is four more miles to the EEA.

Phone Numbers


(307) 261-7500