Recreation

The North Platte River Valley is a playground for all ages, with an abundance of outdoor activities. The communities of Goshen County have invested in recreational facilities for residents and visitors.

The wide open spaces in the unincorporated area provide unlimited opportunities for appreciation of the environment of Goshen County. Torrington residents enjoy outdoor recreational opportunities such as 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. The history of Goshen County may also get your attention since many historical trails such as the Oregon Trail, Mormon Trail, California Trail and the Texas Cattle Drive Trail passed through Goshen County. The Goshen County Fairgrounds is home to many activites including fairs, rodeos and more.

The City of Torrington operates and maintains a municipal wading pool, a swimming pool with water slide, and a skate park.
The Torrington Golf Course is provides 18-holes of challenging golf in a scenic golf course setting. Torrington also has seven public tennis courts for the public and a two-screen movie theater. Residents also enjoy watching school and college sport events.

The Eastern Wyoming Fitness Center offers racquetball courts, aerobic conditioning machines, weight machines and free weights.

For more information about local attractions, visit the Goshen County Chamber of Commerce web site.