Located in Wyoming, the hiking in Medicine Bow Forest is known for five fun and beautiful hiking routes. The best Medicine Bow Forest hiking based on popularity are considered to be Encampment River Trail, Snowy Range Network, Pipeline Trailhead, Divide Peak Trail, and Red Mountain / Pipeline Trail. For a detailed trail description and printable trailhead map, just select a Medicine Bow Forest hiking trail below.
West of Cheyenne and south of Saratoga in the Medicine Bow National Forest, the 16 mile Encampment River Trail follows the namesake river through a narrow canyon. This hiking trail passes through a rugged gorge with bighorn sheep, mule deer and bald eagles.