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Hiking & Walking: Colorado > Medicine Bow and Routt National Forests > Yampa Ranger District

Quick Facts

Tepee Creek Trail

Difficulty: Moderate
Elevation: 9,000 Feet (2805.5 Meters)
Length, One-way: 3.7 Miles (6.17 Kilometers)
Other Maps: Routt National Forest Map
TI Topo Maps: #119 Yampa, Gore Pass
Trail Number: 1173
Usage: Heavy

Satellite and Topo Map

General Description

The Teepee Creek Trail is located to the east of Lynx Pass, north of Hwy. 1134. It runs from near Lagunita Lake, down Teepee Creek, to Rock Creek. The trail can be accessed from either end.


As humans, we must minimize our impacts to help preserve this resource for present and future generations.

Directions from Yampa: Travel south on Colorado Hwy 131 approximately 11 miles to Colorado Hwy 134. Go east on Hwy 134 approximately 9 miles to FDR 270. Go north on FDR 270 about 2.5 miles to FDR 263. Follow 263 about 1/2 mile to the trailhead. The trail can also be accessed from FDR 250, off Hwy 134.

Seasonal Information:
Normally Accessible: Summer through Fall (NOTE: Seasons vary depending on snow depth and weather.) .

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Recreation Opportunities
Activity Remarks On Site
ICON Backpacking Teepee Creek Trail
ICON Hiking & Walking Teepee Creek Trail
ICON Horseback Riding Teepee Creek Trail

Related Activities
Lagunita Lake Recreation Area - Lagunita Lake is a small lake near Lynx Pass and Lynx Pass Campground, southeast of Yampa.

Lynx Pass Campground - Lynx Pass Campground is located near Lagunita Lake, southeast of Yampa, at an elevation of 8,900 feet.

More Information

Visitor Information:

Yampa Ranger District, 300 Roselawn Ave., P.O. Box 7 , Yampa, CO, 80483, Phone: 970-638-4516, Fax: 970-638-4635


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