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Located in the Medicine Bow National Forest, Platte River Wilderness was established in October of 1984. It encompasses at least 22,750 acres of forested land. The North Platte River is a prize winning stretch for trout fishing, especially the north section. The wilderness contains many trails, including the Douglas Creek Trail and Platte River Trail, perfect for hiking or just taking your time.

Location: Medicine Bow National Forest, 2468 Jackson St, Laramie Wyoming 82070 Telephone 307-745-2300

Other Wildlife Viewing nearby:
(Laramie) Alpine Animal Hospital
(Laramie) Como Bluff Hatchery
(Laramie) Huston Park Wilderness
(Laramie) Monster Critters Outfitting
(Laramie) Platte River Wilderness
(McFadden) Steve Sheaffer Outfitters

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