Trailhead Conditions Report 7/3/2020

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Spring just doesn’t want to let up! Did that groundhog see his shadow? This past storm dumped around 6-12 inches of snow in the high country. This pushes things back a bit, but looking at the immediate forecast, it looks … Read More

Trailhead Conditions Report 6/24/2020

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As of Monday we’ve officially crossed into Summer Solstice, and therefore our core backpacking season in the Wind River Range. The high temperatures are super-heating the snowpack and are melting 2-4 inches off the snowpack per day. For the northern … Read More

Trailhead Conditions Report 6/19/2020

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As our Spring continues to get weird, the Wind River High Country continues to open up above 10,000 feet. In the southern end of the range (think Boulder Lake and south), expect a snowline hovering around 10,300-10,500 feet. The northern … Read More

Trailhead Conditions Report 6/11/2020

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Just when you think it’s finally summer… You get another 6 inches of snow in town and it melts the next day! That’s just the way things go in Wyoming. All of us at the shop can attest to having … Read More

Trailhead Conditions Report 6/3/2020

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Not much change in the snowpack over the last week. What you will start to notice is the lack of freezing temperatures high in the mountains. Above freezing temperatures have started to wreak havok on the structure of the snow. … Read More

Big Sandy Trailhead: Washakie Creek Loop

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  DATE RANGE: August 16-24, 2012 TRAILHEAD: Big Sandy Trailhead ITINERARY: Iron Creek Meadows Trail Twin Lakes/Boulter Lake Trail (#105) Lowline Trail (#095) Highline Trail (#094) Fremont Trail (#096) DISTANCE: +/-19.6 miles AREA MAPS: Beartooth Publishing South Wind River Range … Read More

Green River Lakes Trailhead: Slide Lake and Natural Bridge

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  DATE RANGE: June 7-8, 2012 TRAILHEAD: Green River Lakes ITINERARY: Highline Trail (#094) Clear Creek Trail (#184) Slide Lake Trail (#147) Highline Trail (#094) Lakeside Trail (#144) DISTANCE: +/- 14.2 miles AREA MAPS: Beartooth Publishing North Wind River Range … Read More

Scab Creek Trailhead: Divide Lake – Silver Lake Loop

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DATE RANGE: July 22-26, 2013 TRAILHEAD: Scab Creek Trailhead ITINERARY: Lowline Trail (#095) Scab Creek Trail (#110) Dream Lake Trail (#167) Highline Trail (#094) Silver Lake / Twin Butte Trail (#161) Cottonwood Trail (#108) Lowline Trail (#095) DISTANCE: +/- 31.9 … Read More

Elkhart Park Trailhead: Elkhart Park to Green River Lakes

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DATE RANGE: September 5-7, 2007 TRAILHEAD: Elkhart Park ITINERARY: Pole Creek Trail (#119) Seneca Lake Trail (#123) Highline Trail (#094) Shannon Pass Trail (Not USFS Maintained) Cube Rock Pass Trail (Not USFS Maintained) Highline Trail (#094) DISTANCE: +/- 34.3 miles … Read More