Hiking Wyoming’s Wind River Range - 3rd Edition Guide Book

by Ben Adkison (Falcon Guides)
Hiking Wyoming’s Wind River Range - 3rd Edition  by Ben Adkison

260pp/photos/maps
ISBN: 9781493030224

Covering nearly all of the wilderness trails in the Wind River Range and offering suggestions for day hikes, extended trips, and off-trail exploration, this revised edition contains detailed descriptions and National Geographic maps to get you to the trailheads and help you plan your trip. This new edition includes new full color maps and stunning full color photos, as well as GPS coordinates for all trailheads.

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Trails from the "Hiking Wyoming’s Wind River Range - 3rd Edition" Guide Book
Displaying trails 1 to 20 of 40.
... Preview: Most Wind River trails pass for miles through subalpine forests, often with few inspiring vistas, while en route to the alpine heights. Many of the range’s higher trails only briefly touch the alpine ... From the guidebook "Hiking Wyoming’s Wind River Range - 3rd Edition"
Lander, WY - Backpacking,Hiking,Horseback Riding - Trail Length: 12.4
... Preview: This scenic, relatively easy trail offers the quickest access of any trail into the Bridger Wilderness high country. Grades are gentle, the tread is smooth for much of the way, and views of the alpine ... From the guidebook "Hiking Wyoming’s Wind River Range - 3rd Edition"
Pinedale, WY - Hiking,Horseback Riding - Trail Length: 5.1
... Preview: The East Fork River, one of the principal drainages of the southern Bridger Wilderness, gathers its waters in a lake-dotted basin lying in the shadow of the Continental Divide. Several 12,000-foot pea ... From the guidebook "Hiking Wyoming’s Wind River Range - 3rd Edition"
Pinedale, WY - Backpacking,Hiking,Horseback Riding - Trail Length: 22.6
... Preview: Following the Fremont Trail north from Big Sandy offers travelers the chance to escape the throngs of backpackers en route to Big Sandy Lake and the Cirque of the Towers. This trail leads over a rolli ... From the guidebook "Hiking Wyoming’s Wind River Range - 3rd Edition"
Pinedale, WY - Backpacking,Fishing,Hiking,Horseback Riding - Trail Length: 20.4
... Preview: The Boulder Canyon Trail is the most direct route into the backcountry if destinations such as Fire Hole Lakes, North Fork Lake, Halls Creek, or Europe Canyon are your goals. The trail gains only 500 ... From the guidebook "Hiking Wyoming’s Wind River Range - 3rd Edition"
Pinedale, WY - Backpacking,Hiking,Horseback Riding - Trail Length: 9.5
... Preview: A backcountry connecting trail allowing hikers to combine trails from Green River Lakes Trailhead, New Fork Lakes Trailhead, and Spring Creek Park Trailhead. From Summit Lake to upper Cutthroat Lak ... From the guidebook "Hiking Wyoming’s Wind River Range - 3rd Edition"
Pinedale, WY - Hiking,Horseback Riding - Trail Length: 7.6
... Preview: Most travelers on the Pole Creek Trail from Elkhart Park hurry past the trails to Miller and Sweeney Lakes while en route to the fabulous high country of Titcomb Basin, Jean Lakes, or Cook Lakes. But ... From the guidebook "Hiking Wyoming’s Wind River Range - 3rd Edition"
Pinedale, WY - Fishing,Hiking,Horseback Riding - Trail Length: 8.6-10.1
... Preview: The Fremont Trail from Big Sandy Opening to North Fork Lake in the Boulder Creek drainage, shown as the “Old Highline” on some maps, is the preferred trail of Highline travelers. In fact, the “officia ... From the guidebook "Hiking Wyoming’s Wind River Range - 3rd Edition"
Pinedale, WY - Backpacking,Hiking,Horseback Riding - Trail Length: 17.1
... Preview: This pleasant, attractive segment of the Fremont Trail traces a northwest-trending fault zone as it undulates over the Wind Rivers’ western benchland just below timberline. The route passes half a doz ... From the guidebook "Hiking Wyoming’s Wind River Range - 3rd Edition"
Pinedale, WY - Fishing,Hiking,Horseback Riding - Trail Length: 7.6
... Preview: This northernmost segment of the Fremont Trail is arguably its most scenic segment. The trail leads through the heart of the central Bridger Wilderness high country, staying at or above timberline for ... From the guidebook "Hiking Wyoming’s Wind River Range - 3rd Edition"
Pinedale, WY - Fishing,Hiking,Horseback Riding - Trail Length: 9.5
... Preview: The Glacier Trail, one of the classic high trails in the Wind Rivers, is an epic journey with no rivals in the Rocky Mountains. This long trail leads from the semiarid, sagebrush-encircled trailhead t ... From the guidebook "Hiking Wyoming’s Wind River Range - 3rd Edition"
Dubois, WY - Backpacking,Fishing,Hiking,Horseback Riding - Trail Length: 44.2
... Preview: Following the shortest, least rigorous, and least frequently traveled trail to Summit Lake, this scenic trip tours the lake-filled landscape high above Pine Creek Canyon. Varied scenery, distant views ... From the guidebook "Hiking Wyoming’s Wind River Range - 3rd Edition"
Pinedale, WY - Fishing,Hiking,Horseback Riding,Mountain Biking,Off-Highway Drives - Trail Length: 13.5
... Preview: This trip offers all the highlights of a Wind River trail—lakes, meadows, large streams, views of bold peaks—plus the chance to experience one of nature’s rare erosional forms, a natural bridge carved ... From the guidebook "Hiking Wyoming’s Wind River Range - 3rd Edition"
Pinedale, WY - Hiking,Horseback Riding - Trail Length: 4.4
... Preview: A large timberline lake embraced by towering walls and alpine summits is the destination of this rewarding trip. Although the trip can be completed in one long day, most people want to spend two or ... From the guidebook "Hiking Wyoming’s Wind River Range - 3rd Edition"
Pinedale, WY - Backpacking,Fishing,Hiking,Horseback Riding - Trail Length: 5.4
... Preview: This four-to seven-day trip is one of the most rewarding and memorable trips in the Wind Rivers. The trail follows the range’s western benchland in the Bridger Wilderness to timberline, crosses the Co ... From the guidebook "Hiking Wyoming’s Wind River Range - 3rd Edition"
Pinedale, WY - Backpacking,Fishing,Hiking,Horseback Riding - Trail Length: 32.6 miles
... Preview: This pleasant segment of the Highline Trail leads from the large grasslands of South Fork Boulder Creek to sprawling North Fork Lake—one of the largest lakes in the central Bridger Wilderness. The rou ... From the guidebook "Hiking Wyoming’s Wind River Range - 3rd Edition"
Boulder Lake, WY - Fishing,Hiking,Horseback Riding - Trail Length: 8.1
... Preview: The northern segment of the Highline Trail—from Green River Lakes to Summit Lake—is one of the most popular trails in the range, for ample reasons. This memorable trail travels through the spectrum of ... From the guidebook "Hiking Wyoming’s Wind River Range - 3rd Edition"
Pinedale, WY - Backpacking,Hiking,Horseback Riding - Trail Length: 16.3
... Preview: This long-distance segment of the Highline Trail leads from the alpine heights of the northern Bridger Wilderness to the lake-dotted bench in the central part of the range. En route travelers cross 11 ... From the guidebook "Hiking Wyoming’s Wind River Range - 3rd Edition"
Pinedale, WY - Backpacking,Hiking,Horseback Riding - Trail Length: 18.9
... Preview: This segment of the Highline is arguably the most spectacular trail in the range. The route travels through grand alpine terrain in the shadow of towering crags, staying above 10,000 feet throughout i ... From the guidebook "Hiking Wyoming’s Wind River Range - 3rd Edition"
Pinedale, WY - Hiking,Horseback Riding - Trail Length: 11.2
... Preview: Of the many spectacular alpine trails in the Wind Rivers, the trail to Titcomb and Indian Basins outranks them all for the ease of access and for the grandeur of the scenery. More than one dozen a ... From the guidebook "Hiking Wyoming’s Wind River Range - 3rd Edition"
Pinedale, WY - Hiking,Horseback Riding - Trail Length: 5.25