Pelican Creek Loop Trail

EASY 2 reviews
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Pelican Creek Loop Trail is a 31.6 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Yellowstone National Park, WY 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.

31.6 miles 2345 feet Loop

kid friendly

birding

canoeing

hiking

nature trips

walking

whitewater kayaking

forest

river

views

wild flowers

wildlife

no dogs

Directions from Fishing Bridge Visitor Center: Travel one mile east to the west end of Pelican Creek Bridge.

backpacking
2 months ago

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

hiking
1 year ago