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Glendo Reservoir

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General Description

Glendo Reservoir, administered by Wyoming State Parks and Historic Sites, lies on the North Platte River, six miles southeast of the town of Glendo.

Recreation at Glendo Reservoir is managed for the Bureau of Reclamation by Wyoming State Parks and Historic Sites. Available species include walleye, yellow perch, and channel catfish. Channel catfish are stocked in the reservoir. Brown trout, rainbow trout, and channel catfish are stocked in the river above the reservoir. Below the dam, the river is stocked with brown, rainbow, and cutthroat trout. Plans to stock the river immediately below the dam with largemouth bass and channel catfish. Scenic overlooks and three interpretive nature trails. The Glendo Dam Wetlands Trail, located along the river, just below the dam, features two fishing/observation piers. 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. Across from Glendo Powerplant below the dam there is a boat ramp giving access to the North Platte River.

Directions from Glendo: Travel six miles southeast. Access from I-25 is via County Rd. 17, Glendo Park Road.

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Recreation Opportunities
Activity Remarks On Site
ICON Boat Launching Across from Glendo Powerplant below the dam there is a boat ramp giving access to the North Platte River.
ICON Fishing Walleye, yellow perch and channel catfish.
ICON Hiking & Walking Glendo Dam Wetlands Trail, Muddy Bay Interpretative Nature Trail and Glendo Dam Overlook Trail.
ICON Lakes & Reservoirs Glendo Reservoir

More Information

Visitor Information:

Glendo State Park, P.O. Box 398 , Glendo, WY, 82213, Phone: 307-735-4433


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