Pelican Creek Loop Trail is a 31.6 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible from May until September.
Directions from Fishing Bridge Visitor Center: Travel one mile east to the west end of Pelican Creek Bridge.
Hiked from Wapiti Lake to Mist Pass.
Pros: amazing thermal features, no mans land, wildlife, scenery
Cons: not much shade, trail can be hard to follow in the valleys, especially difficult to follow trail across pelican valley to mist lake trail