Southern Bighorns Snowmobiling

The 5th most popular snowmobile trail in Wyoming.

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Northeast of Ten Sleep and southwest of Buffalo in the Bighorn National Forest, the southern section of the Bighorn Mountains has 149 miles of well-marked, groomed snowmobile trails. There are also 27 miles of ungroomed snowmobile trails. The routes generally folllow US16 over the Big Horn Mountains. Elevations range from 6,000 to 10,000 feet.

The Canyon Creek snowmobile parking area is 23 miles northeast of Ten Sleep on SR16.

West Ten Sleep Lake (A) - 10 miles

Mud Pine Trail (B) - 3 miles

Spring Draw © - 3.0 miles

Bald Rdige Loop (D) - 21.5 miles

Battle Park Trail (E) - 9 miles

East Ten Sleep Lake Trail (F) - 5 miles

Garnet Creek Trail (G) - 3 miles

Baby Wagon Trail (H) - 10 miles

Leigh Creek-Webb Creek Trail (I) - 9 miles

Sheep Mountain Trail (J) - 6.5 miles

Deer Haven-Pine Lodge Trail (K) - 40 miles

Overlook Trail (L) - 4 miles

Weber Park Trail (M) - 11.5 miles

Lamb Trail (N) - 7 miles

Canyon Creek Trail (O) - 10 miles

Paint Rock Trail (difficult) (P) - 18.5 miles

Muddy Trail ® - 6 miles

Note: the State of Wyoming requires residents and non-residents to display an annual Wyoming snowmobile registration decal. The annual fee revenues are used by the Snowmobile Trails Fund for trail grooming and maintenance. Decals may be purchased by calling (877) 996-7275.

Overall, Southern Bighorns is the 5th most popular snowmobile trail of all 16 snowmobiling rides in Wyoming.


Local Contact(s):  BNF (307) 674-2600; Wyoming Snowmobile Assoc. (307) 733-7359.

Best Season:  Dec. - Mar.

Base Camp:  Snowshoe Lodge B&B (307) 899-8995; Log Cabin Motel, Ten Sleep

Luxury Loding:  Paintrock Inn, Hyattville; Meadowlark Lake Resort (307) 366-2424.

Breakfast Restaurant:  Mountain Man Cafe, Ten Sleep

Reference Source:  click here

Article Source:   Best Southern Bighorns Snowmobiling Review

GPS:  44.1609, -107.1284

Date Published:  5/19/2016

Date Updated:  4/4/2018

ID:  13430

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