Natrona County Parks

Bridle Trail Use Survey Results Head To County Officials
Of 227 Bridle Trail users responding to a Friends of the Bridle Trail survey, 70 percent say they use the trail in the winter off season and over 80 percent said they’d like to see winter parking made available. The survey didn’t ask how many had been ticketed this year, for perhaps th…
New Parks Rules and Regulations Take Effect In Natrona County
The Natrona County Sheriff’s Office is trying to get the word out about new parks rules and regulations within Natrona County. Recently, the Natrona County Commissioners adopted new regulations in regards to camping, and golf cart use. All camping units must now be occupied overnight. If a ca…
Public Comments Now Being Taken On Parks’ Rules Changes
Public comments are now being taken on proposed revisions to Natrona County Park rules, and a public hearing on the matter has been set. The rules and regulations governing use of county parks, including areas at Alcova, Pathfinder and Grey Reef are undergoing some language changes and other revisio…
Alcova Trailer Park Tenants Call Foul On Appraisal
A recent appraisal of Bureau of Reclamation trailer park property at Alcova has lessees less than happy about a possible $450.00 dollar a year increase. The yearly lease price has steadily risen from $840 in 2003 to a proposed $2450 in 2012. Natrona County Parks Director, Mike Haigler, says appraisa…
Clock Ticks, Interest Grows For Bridle Trail Solution
It was standing room only for a Rotary Park Bridle Trail users group meeting Friday evening. Listen here,   Avid users of the Bridle Trail at Rotary Park heard from members of the committee working to reach consensus with private landowners who’s properties are crossed by the park trail.…
Bridle Trail Users Group Meeting Friday
                                                A Friends of the Bridle Trail users group will meet for the first time on Friday evening. Listen here,   Bridle Trail users are…
Final Input For Camping At NC Reservoirs Wednesday
A new master plan for recreation at Alcova, Pathfinder and Grey reef reservoirs has reached a preferred alternative. That plan is intended for use over the next 20 years and addresses amenity upgrades for campsites at the recreational areas.  The plan will be on display at a final workshop Wedn…
New Years At Nordic Ski Lodge
Cross Country Ski until one am this New Year’s Eve.  The Casper Mountain Nordic Ski lodge has big plans in store for the last night of the year. Margeret Teevans,  from the Natrona County Parks Department,  says the Nordic Ski Lodge on Casper Mountain is under new management an…