Trailhead Conditions Report 5/25/2019

Snow and rain continue to pound the Rockies above 10,000 feet, bringing the snowpack to about 135% of average. Spring skiing season is still full-on in most of the Rockies. As warm temperatures continue to inch the snowline upwards, the Wind River high-country still seems to further and further from melting. We had a similar […]

Trailhead Conditions Report 6/17/2017

Because of stranger-than-average weather patterns over the past two weeks, we’re still seeing quite a bit of snow left above 10,000 ft. Wednesday, Thursday and Friday saw rain down low and sporadic snow and sleet up high in the mountains. The snow up high kept temperatures low and added to the snowpack already in place. […]

Trailhead Conditions Report 5/23/2017

As days get warmer (and longer), the snow melts, the rivers rise, and thoughts turn to the mountains. While the snow down in the valley disappears, it seems that up high, winter is far from over. Although the high country will be caked with snow for the next month or so, some of the lower-elevation […]

Green River Lakes Trailhead: Slide Lake and Natural Bridge

  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 Earthwalk Press North Wind River Range USGS 7.5 minute Topographical Maps: Green River Lakes Books […]