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Alcova Reservoir

Alcova Reservoir which is formed of Alcova dam on the North Platte River which is 30 miles from Casper. The Reservoir has 2,470 acres of surface area. It is a good place to be here for vacation as it gives full scope of activities and enjoyment. This s good place for summer as well as winter activities. During summer one can enjoy fishing, swimming, water crafts, hiking and water skiing. Whereas in winter one can enjoy ice fishing and snowmobiling.

The three areas, the picnic area, camping area and beach sites are the main attractions of the place. Boating and Skiing enthusiast get their boat and jet ski rentals from the Alcova Lake side Marina. The campsites are located on the southern shore of the lake with all the comforts right from showers, to restrooms, drinking water, sanitary dump station, picnic/ day use and boat launching ramps. People enjoy the trail of Cottonwood Beach which exhibits the geology of the area and numerous bones and skeleton of Dinosaurs. At the Black Beach we come across a barrier free fishing pier, restroom and shelter.

Those who love outdoor activities Alcova reservoir is a must visit place for such people.