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Hiking & Walking: Wyoming > Bridger-Teton National Forest > Jackson Ranger District

Quick Facts

Red Creek (south) Trail

Beginning Elevation: 5,920 Feet (1845.4 Meters)
Difficulty: Difficult in parts Overgrown poorly maintained in spots. Stream crossings may be difficult in high water
Elevation Gain: 3,680 Feet (1147.1 Meters)
Ending Elevation: 9,600 Feet (2992.5 Meters)
Length: 5 Miles (8.33 Kilometers)
Trail Number: 3058
Usage: Light
USGS Maps: Ferry Peak




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General Description

TRAIL BEGINS: 1/4 mile up Red Creek Road from US Hwy. 89

TRAIL ENDS: Intersection with Little Red Creek Trail, on ridge just west of Red Peak.

ATTRACTIONS: This trail has access to high ridges of Snake River Range and drainages beyond, with spectacular views of surrounding areas from the ridgecrest and summit of Red Peak at 9,771 feet. To make a loop trip, return via trail following ridge to west and descending along Little Red Creek to starting point (round trip: 10.4 miles).

Directions from Jackson: Follow Hwy. 89 south approximately 21 miles to Red Creek. Follow well used but rough jeep trail 0.25 miles to end of road and trailhead. Parking available along road. Trail goes right up the bottom of Red Creek for first mile.

Seasonal Information:
Normally Accessible: July through October .



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Recreation Opportunities
Activity Remarks On Site
ICON Backpacking Links to Little Red Creek Trail #3056
Yes
ICON Hiking & Walking Red Creek (south) Trail
Yes
ICON Stock Packing Links to Little Red Creek Trail #3056
Yes
ICON Horseback Riding Links to Little Red Creek Trail #3056
Yes



Related Activities
Divide Trail (Little Red Creek Trail junction to P - This trail follows crest of Snake River Range where the views are spectacular. This segment of the trail leads from the Little Red Creek Trail junction to the Pup Creek Trail Junction.

Divide Trail (South Fork of Fall Creek Trail to Li - This trail follows the crest of Snake River Range where the views are spectacular. This segment of the trail begins at the South Fork of Fall Creek Trail and ends at the intersection with the Little Red Creek Trail.

Little Red Creek Trail - This trail has access to high ridges of Snake River Range and drainages beyond. There are spectacular views of surrounding areas.

Wolf Creek Trail - This trail has access to high ridges of Snake River Range through a wild and little disturbed canyon. There is high potential for solitude.



More Information

Visitor Information:

Jackson Ranger District, 140 E. Broadway, P.O. Box 1689 , Jackson, WY, 83001, Phone: 307-739-5400

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