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The Best Backpacking in Lander

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Top backpacking spots in and near Lander

  • Boulder, Wyoming

    Little Sandy Lake

    8.07 mi / 2021 ft gain
    Little Sandy Lake is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a river located near Lander, Wyoming.
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  • Boulder, Wyoming

    Climb East Temple Peak

    23 mi
    The quickest way to the summit of East Temple is from Big Sandy Trailhead. Getting to the Big Sandy Trailhead can be a little difficult since you must travel about 46 miles on unmarked dirt roads. Most cars should be able to make it to the trailhead if the dirt is dry but a high clearance vehicle...
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  • Boulder, Wyoming

    Backpack the Cirque of the Towers Loop

    30 mi / 4000 ft gain
    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 of Lost Creek. I got there late as it was a long dr...
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  • Boulder, Wyoming

    Washakie Pass Loop to Cirque of the Towers

    40.53 mi / 7533 ft gain
    Washakie Pass Loop to Cirque of the Towers is a loop trail that takes you by a lake located near Boulder, Wyoming.
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  • Boulder, Wyoming

    Fremont Trail

    35.23 mi / 5423 ft gain
    Fremont Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a lake located near Lander, Wyoming.
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  • Boulder, Wyoming

    Cirque of the Towers to Fremont Trail Loop

    23.66 mi / 3573 ft gain
    Cirque of the Towers to Fremont Trail Loop is a loop trail that takes you by a lake located near Boulder, Wyoming.
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  • Pinedale, Wyoming

    Scab Lake Trail

    17.07 mi / 2215 ft gain
    Scab Lake Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a lake located near Pinedale, Wyoming.
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  • Cora, Wyoming

    Susan Lake via Boulder Canyon Trail

    19.62 mi / 2940 ft gain
    Susan Lake via Boulder Canyon Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a lake located near Pinedale, Wyoming.
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  • Cora, Wyoming

    Europe Canyon Trail

    38.74 mi / 6214 ft gain
    Europe Canyon Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a lake located near Pinedale, Wyoming.
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  • Pinedale, Wyoming

    Boulder Canyon and Highline Trail

    22.22 mi / 3333 ft gain
    Boulder Canyon and Highline Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you past scenic surroundings located near Cora, Wyoming.
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