Recreation

The North Platte River Valley is home to numerous outdoor activities, including horseback riding, fishing, hunting, watching wildlife and hiking. Guernsey State Park and nearby Wyoming fishing lakes at Hawk Springs, Springer, Guernsey and Glendo offer boating and fishing opportunities.

Rich in history, Goshen County is home to portions of many historical trails such as the Oregon Trail, Mormon Trail, California Trail and the Texas Cattle Drive Trail. Like fairs and rodeos? The Goshen County Fairgrounds is home to many such activities. If you enjoy swimming, check out the City of Torrington’s municipal wading pool and swimming pool with water slide. For golfers, the Torrington Golf Course provides 18 challenging holes in a scenic setting. Torrington also has seven public tennis courts and a two-screen movie theater.