Best Backcountry Skiing & Snowboarding in Wyoming

This list represents the most popular backcountry skiing & snowboarding in Wyoming. Use this list to plan your next Wyoming backcountry skiing & snowboarding trip. Select a state and/or activity below to find even more top trails.

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#1. Kings Peak - The Roof of Utah


This tour requires a long approach for a relatively short ski, but the line is good—and it’s the highest point in Utah. Go when the road is melted or plowed to the trailhead but while sufficient snow…
From the guidebook "Backcountry Skiing Utah"
Mountain View, WY - Backcountry Skiing & Snowboarding - 12-16 miles
Published by Falcon Guides

#2. Barrett Ridge Ski Resort


If you like getting away from the crowds, this is the place to do it. There are no major towns for a long way in any direction. With the minimal approach, if this area were located anywhere else close…
From the guidebook "Colorado Powder Ghost Towns"
Saratoga, WY - Backcountry Skiing & Snowboarding - 0.6 mile
Published by Wilderness Press

#3. Libby Creek Ski Resort


The northeast aspect of the ski area holds powder really well, even when there hasn’t been a fresh snowfall for a while. Though the trailhead was bitterly cold and windy, Libby Creek stayed well-prote…
From the guidebook "Colorado Powder Ghost Towns"
Centennial, WY - Backcountry Skiing & Snowboarding - 3 miles
Published by Wilderness Press