Elkhart Park Trailhead, Wyoming

Location: Wyoming's Wind River Range

In west-central Wyoming, 14.6 miles northeast of Pinedale, Wyoming

Elkhart Park Hiking Trails

Bald Mountain Basin
Big Sandy to Elkhart Park via Fremont and Highline Trails

Distance: 53.8 miles (One Way)

Panoramic views of the high peaks along the Continental Divide, lovely lake basins and varied terrain are the hallmarks of this terrific point-to-point backpack along the Fremont and Highline trails.

Island Lake and the peaks towering above Titcomb Basin
Island Lake Backpack

Distance: 24.3 miles (Round Trip)

This very popular backpack leads to Island Lake (10,346-ft.), a stunning destination with great day hiking, good fishing and scenic campsites. The trail to the lake, if done in one day, is long and tiring with lots of ups and downs.

Clark Lake and the high peaks to the west
New Fork Lakes to Island Lake & out Elkhart Park

Distance: 45.7 miles (One Way)

Towering granite walls, glorious alpine meadows, beautiful lakes and panoramic views of soaring peaks are the hallmarks of this terrific point-to-point backpack that follows the scenic New Fork and Highline trails to Island Lake. Return to civilization via the Seneca Lake and Pole Creek Trails to Elkhart Park.