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174 Acre Ranch Near Lake

Kortes Road : Alcova, WY 82620

Natrona County, Wyoming

174.33 Acres
$474,999 USD
$2,724 / ac
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Ranch Description

This breathtaking 174 Acre property in Natrona County, Wyoming features panoramic views fit for a painting. The property features Cottonwood Creek, varied terrain, red rocks, areas fit for homesites, and plenty of native Junipers. Layered mesas, rolling hills, and towering buttes frame the Alcova Reservoir, located just one minute down the well maintained road on the property.

Plus, acres of BLM land surround the undeveloped property, offering additional scenery, wildlife encounters, and outdoor recreation. This property has a prime spot near some of the state's most coveted hiking trails and natural attractions.

These rugged hills hold years of fascinating history. From prehistoric dinosaur trails to Native American monuments and pioneer wagon trails to booming oil field hubs - Natrona County has endless stories to share.

Property Details & Access

Ideal for a vacation rental, ranch, or vacation home, this versatile property near the lake has great access on Cottonwood Beach Rd and about a quarter mile of paved road access on Cottonwood Rd. The property is conveniently located within 15 minutes from Highway 220.

Just down Kortes/Cottonwood Road, you can find basic necessities, groceries, and recreational supplies at Sloanes General Store & The Inn at Alcova.

From the property, Kortes Road conveniently connects to Wy-220 and SH 257. About 40 miles northeast, the city of Casper (population ~60,000) offers a wide array of dining, entertainment, shopping, and lodging options.

Outdoor Adventures

Put your hiking boots on and get ready for adventure. Directly from the property, follow Cottonwood Creek (Cottonwood Beach Road) to the Alcova Dinosaur Trail Head, less than a mile away. The trail winds through awe-inspiring Jurassic formations, and you can see for miles from the top. In the summer months, relax on the shores of the Alcova Reservoir or float the North Platte River to cool off.

Scenic Alcova Reservoir is a favorite summertime destination for locals. In addition to water sports, it also offers excellent fishing for several species of trout, salmon, and walleye.

Wyoming is known for wildlife watching. Native species thrive within this untouched terrain. Located near several reservoirs and streams, this part of the Wyoming Basin supports large populations of pronghorn antelope, white-tail and mule deer, elk, turkey, and coyote. Majestic bald eagles soar overhead.

Float, kayak, Sup, or fish your way down the Upper North Platte River that flows through downtown Casper and into Alcova Reservoir. Anglers travel from all over to fish the famous fly-fishing river, especially the Miracle Mile, known for trophy-sized brown and rainbow trout. Need an adrenaline rush? Try the plunging rapids that flow as the snow melts from the Snowy Range and Sierra Madre Mountains.

Hogadon Basin Ski Area is about 40 miles from the property. South Casper Mountain offers thrilling ski slopes and beautiful waterfalls for year-round fun.

No matter how you wish to enjoy it, the Wyoming beauty speaks for itself.

Property Specifications

Parcel Size: 174 Acres +/-

Landio Property ID Number: Wy_Natrona_00005

Title: Free & Clear

Conveyance: Warranty Deed

Approximate Distance to Nearby Cities & Points of Interest

1 mile to Alcova Reservoir

6 miles to Alcova, WY : Population 75

16 miles to the Pathfinder Reservoir

25 miles to North Platte River's Miracle Mile

41 miles to Casper, WY : Population 60,000

There is an International Airport in Casper, Wyoming about an hour from the property. The code for this airport is Cpr.

44 miles to Casper Mountain

92 miles to Rawlins, WY : Population 10,000

146 miles to Laramie, WY : Population 30,800

146 miles to Cheyenne, WY : Population 91,700

Northwest Corner: 42.518273, -106.746279

Northeast Corner: 42.511058, -106.731736

Southeast Corner: 42.504033, -106.736272

Southwest Corner: 42.511229, -106.746349

Center Point: 42.511878, -106.738808

Contact Information

This Property is Listed with Landio Team Member and Wyoming Realtor Rebecca Williams of eXp Realty.

If you are interested in Purchasing this Property or any other Property in Wyoming, please Call or Text our main line and ask for Rebecca.

Please reference the Landio Property ID: Wy_Natrona_00005

More Ranch Details

Mixed Use Zoning
Gravel Road Access
Cable TV Service
Cell Service
Estimated Annual Taxes
Assessor Parcel Number (APN)
29-83-01-3-0-000800 and 29-83-02-1-0-000800
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