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Destinations to Enjoy Fun Water Sports in Casper

Thanks to the North Platte River, the crowning jewel of central Wyoming, you have plenty of opportunities to enjoy water sports in Casper. You can enjoy kayaking to canoeing, paddling, and even tubing. When you are ready to dip a paddle into the cool waters and more, check out these locations for on-the-water fun near our apartments in Casper at Granite 550.

North Platte River Access Points

The North Platte River provides plenty of access points. You can go kayaking, canoeing, floating, paddle boarding, and enjoy other on-the-water activities. Enjoy the trek as the river meanders through the plains of Casper.

Alcova Lake

Located 33 miles southwest of Casper on Highway 220, Alcova Lake is one of Casper's most popular spots for boaters, water sports enthusiasts, and anyone looking to have fun in the sun. Alcova Resort is a locally-owned business offering rentals for paddle boarding, kayaking, and boating.

Pathfinder Reservoir

The Pathfinder Reservoir is on the North Platte River, about 47 miles outside Casper. Its expansive water and 117 miles of shoreline provide unmatched opportunities for on-the-water fun. The Pathfinder Reservoir is an excellent location for boating, tubing, canoeing, and other outdoor activities.

You’ll find plenty of opportunities for water fun in the city. If you are up for it, take some time to visit local rivers, lakes, and reservoirs this summer. Check out these biking trails for more fun outdoor activities. If you’re looking for a home, contact us to learn more about our apartments in Casper or to schedule a tour of Granite 550.