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Best trails in Shoshone National Forest

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Looking for a great trail in Shoshone National Forest, Wyoming? AllTrails has 40 great hiking trails, trail running trails, views trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. Ready for some activity? There are 22 moderate trails in Shoshone National Forest ranging from 3.9 to 22.4 miles and from 4,576 to 10,436 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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#1 - Gannett Peak - Wyoming Highpoint
Shoshone National Forest
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Length: 48.8 mi • Est. Multi-day
Gannett Peak - Wyoming Highpoint is a 48.8 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Dubois, Wyoming that features a lake and is only recommended for very experienced adventurers. The trShow more
#2 - Silas Lakes Trail
Shoshone National Forest
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Length: 6.9 mi • Est. 3 h 29 m
NOTE: As of May 2020, the road leading to the trailhead is closed due to COVID-19 concerns. This will add some mileage to your hike. Please check the park website for more information. Show more
#3 - Stough Creek Basin Trail
Shoshone National Forest
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Length: 14.8 mi • Est. 6 h 58 m
Note: Users have reported that the road leading to the trailhead closes in the winter.Show more
#4 - Island and Night Lakes
Shoshone National Forest
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Length: 3.9 mi • Est. 1 h 40 m
Island and Night Lakes is a 3.9 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Cody, Wyoming that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options anShow more
#5 - Jade Lakes
Shoshone National Forest
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Length: 5.1 mi • Est. 2 h 34 m
Jade Lakes is a 5.1 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Dubois, Wyoming that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking and is best used from June untShow more
#6 - Bridal Veil Falls
Shoshone National Forest
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Length: 3.9 mi • Est. 2 h 14 m
Bridal Veil Falls trail follows the Morrison Jeep Road for about a mile before turning right/North up an old two track (blocked by rocks now). The hike itself is fairly easy until the last stretch whShow more
#7 - Beauty Lake Trail
Shoshone National Forest
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Length: 4.4 mi • Est. 2 h 18 m
This is a nice and easy trail that starts up at the top of the Beartooth Pass so you even get nice views on the drive to the trail itself. The trail starts at a campground and follows around a lake. IShow more
#8 - Bonneville Pass Via Du Noir Trail
Shoshone National Forest
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Length: 5.2 mi • Est. 2 h 38 m
Bonneville Pass Via Du Noir Trail is a 5.2 mile out and back trail located near Dubois, Wyoming that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking anShow more
#9 - Becker Lake
Shoshone National Forest
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Length: 8.2 mi • Est. 3 h 47 m
Starting from Island Lake THD, you'll head west along Island and Night Lakes but must first cross a significant ford on the first 1/8 mile (knee high in early July). It can be quite buggy/muddy in thShow more
#10 - Dead Indian Trail North
Shoshone National Forest
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Length: 9.4 mi • Est. 5 h 16 m
Dead Indian North is a pleasant hike along the east side of Dead Indian Creek as it makes its way North and down to meet the Clark's Fork River & Clark's Fork Canyon. As a matter of history, this traiShow more
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