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Nov 21

Nordic Trails Passes Available Online

Posted to Natrona County Parks by Matt Buhler

Natrona County has recently made available the purchase of Nordic Trails Passes online.  Anyone using the Casper Mountain Nordic Trails area is reminded that they are required to purchase a trails pass before using the area.  In addition, you must have it visible for inspection.  You can now purchase those passes online.  Simply go the the Natrona County website at and look under Online Services or on the Parks Department page under Nordic Trails.  Once you purchase your pass, you may access the area immediately by keeping a copy of your receipt.  Your permanent pass will be mailed to you from the Parks Department Office and should arrive within 5 business days. This new service will allow you to purchase your pass at home and use the area immediately.  
Sep 27

T.W. Elf Meets Olivia the Osprey

Posted to The Wandering Elf by T.W. Elf

I tried with all my might to hold on to my dear sleigh, but the Wyoming wind got the best of me. In a flash, I was thrown into the air. Rotating, spinning fiercely like a rag doll, I could barely catch my breath. When the squall finally subsided, I realized the rope was no longer in my grasp. Woodsy was gone.

In the distance I could see him floating down the North Platte. In my dismay, I raced down the shoreline leaping and bounding as quickly as I could. I dodged sage brush, drifts and rocks. Just as I was about to grab the line, another gust swooped me up and tossed me. When I got my balance and recovered from the cold wind, Woodsy was lost. He was nowhere in sight.

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