Top Adventures in Boulder

  • Winter Camping at Fremont Lake Overlook

    If this is your initiation into winter camping, make it a memorable one by overlooking the beautiful Fremont Lake.There are several spots no more than 200 yards out on the hills that overlook the lake, so take your pick, as I've never seen another...

    0.25 miles

  • Backpack and Fly Fish the Wind River Range

    Day 1: Hit the Elkhart trailhead. Get set up at Hobbs lake, do a little fishing, eat and turn in for the night.Day 2: Head out for Island Lake to set a base camp for the next few days. Keep an eye out for mountain storms and if you do catch as sho...

  • Backpack the Pole Creek Trail, Wind River Range

    Backpacking in the Wind River Range Requires a permit, so make sure you go through the process of getting that before you set out on this adventure. https://www.fs.usda.gov/detail... Getting to the trailhead from the town of Pinedale, WY, you driv...

    18 miles 2687 ft gain

  • Hike to Seneca Lake

    The Wind River Range is one of the best backpacking + climbing wildernesses in the lower 48. Seneca Lake is right at the beginning of some of the most spectacular high alpine climbing and backpacking routes.From the Elkhart trailhead parking lot,...

    18 miles 2000 ft gain

  • Hike to Photographer's Point

    Begin at the main Elkhart Park parking area. Take the Pole Creek Trail directly adjacent to the restroom. You will follow this trail for approximately 4.5 miles through lodgepole pine forests and beautiful alpine parks.When you begin seeing larg...

    9 miles

  • Climb Fremont Peak via Southeast Buttress

    The typical approach to the SE Buttress is from Indian Basin, probably because it is easier, provided you plan on going to Indian Basin anyway. However, if you plan on visiting Titcomb or climbing Gannett peak via Bonney Pass, I suggest approachin...

    30 miles 4350 ft gain

  • Backpack to Titcomb Basin and Summit Gannett Peak

    If you are looking for a challenging hike in one of the most remote areas of the rocky mountains then this is the expedition for you. Starting near Pinedale, Wyoming in Elkhart Park you begin a 50 mile round trip that can include a summit of Gann...

    50 miles 4000 ft gain

  • Backpack to Elbow Lake in the Wind River Range

    Elkhart Park Trailhead; Wind River Range, WY. Pole Creek Trail->Seneca Lake Trail->Highline Trail->Elbow LakeThis is an advanced 4 day out and back trip departing from the Elkhart Park Trailhead with two days of travel to Elbow Lake.As on...

    27 miles

  • Backpack to Green River Lakes, Wind River Range

    DAY 1 - SPRING CREEK TH TO TRAPPER LAKEShuttle cars to park one vehicle at the Green River Lakes Trailhead (about 40 minutes outside of Pinedale, Wyoming) and return back to Pinedale to begin at the Spring Creek Trailhead. Begin hiking making your...

    27 miles 2100 ft gain

  • Hike to the Crow’s Nest in the Wind River Range

    The Crow’s Nest sits just above Glimpse Lake in the Winds. It is best accessed from the most infrequently used trailhead in the range. To access the remote trailhead from Pinedale, take Jackson Street north toward Soda Lake Wildlife Management Are...

    12 miles 500 ft gain

  • Backpack the Cirque of the Towers Loop

    Day1: Drove up to the Big Sandy Trailhead from Salt Lake City. Hike the 5 to 6 miles to Big Sandy Lake. This is a relatively flat and easy hike. There is not much of a vista, but it is a nice hike along the Big Sandy River. You can camp just off o...

    30 miles 4000 ft gain

  • Camp at Big Sandy Lake

    Big Sandy Lake is beautiful.You'll turn at Boulder, WY and head about an hour to Big Sandy Campground. You'll want to get there as early as you can as it fills up fast, when we arrived at about 10:30pm on a Friday there was no sites or parking, bu...

    12 miles 500 ft gain

  • Nearby camping, hotels, and more

    • Pinedale, Wyoming

      Sandy Beach Picnic Area

      Overview Sandy Beach Picnic Area is located on the southeast shores of pristine Fremont Lake at an elevation of 7,400 feet, just 3 miles northeast of Pinedale, Wyoming. Water sports and fishing are...

    • Big Piney, Wyoming

      New Fork Campground

      The New Fork Campground at 6,800 feet is located adjacent to the beautiful New Fork River. This site provides a put in-takeout point for river float trips. There are 2 camping sites, a vault toilet...

    • Pinedale, Wyoming

      Half Moon Lake Campground

      Overview Half Moon Lake campground is situated just off the northeast shore of Half Moon Lake at an elevation of 7,600 feet in the Bridger-Teton National Forest, Wyoming.Recreation This lake provid...

    • Pinedale, Wyoming

      Fremont Lake

      Overview Fremont Lake Campground is located on the east shore of pristine Fremont Lake at an elevation of 7,400 feet, just 7 miles northeast of Pinedale, Wyoming, the nearest full-service community...

    • Cora, Wyoming

      New Fork Lake Group Campground

      Overview Located just 24 miles north of Pinedale, New Fork Group Campground includes large picnic tables, BBQ stands, a fire ring, and a double vault toilet for your large party needs. Just a shor...

    • Cora, Wyoming

      Narrows Campground

      Overview Narrows Campground is located next to scenic New Fork Lake, at the edge of the Wind River Range in northwestern Wyoming. Visitors enjoy hiking and horseback riding into the adjacent Bridge...

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