Recreation is managed for the Bureau of Reclamation by Wyoming State Parks and Historic Sites. Located on the North Platte River, 6 miles southeast of the town of Glendo, in Platte County. Access from I-25 via County Rd. 17 (Glendo Park Road). Glendo State Park has 7 campgrounds, 6 boat ramps, and a marina concession. Scenic overlooks and three interpretive nature trails.
The Muddy Bay Wetlands Interpretive Nature Trail is located on the east side of Muddy Bay. Glendo Dam Overlook Trail is located north of Glendo Dam.
Laramie Peak/Medicine Bow Mountain Range has hiking, camping, hunting and fishing. Guernsey State Park and Reservoir, Register Cliffs and the Oregon Trail ruts are in Guernsey.
Other attractions include: Fort Laramie National Historic Site, Wheatland Grayrocks Reservoirs; plentiful wild game, especially antelope and deer. Chugwater is on the way to either the South Dakota Black Hills, or the Tetons and Yellowstone via I-25.