TRAIL BEGINS: at the end of Fish Creek road at the mouth of North and South Forks
TRAIL ENDS: Moccasin Basin
ATTRACTIONS: This trail is a connection between Fish Creek and Moccasin Basin.
Caution: portions of the access road are very rough and subject to washouts and flooding during rainstorms. It may not be passable to motor vehicles. It becomes treacherous when wet so get out if it looks like rain is coming.
Directions from Jackson: Follow Hwy. 191 north and make a right on Gros Ventre Road. Follow Gros Ventre Road east past the bridge over the river at Upper Slide Lake to Gunsight Pass junction. Bear right and follow main road into Cottonwood Creek drainage. Bear left at Cottonwood Creek/Fish Creek junction and follow jeep road along Cottonwood Creek roughly 2 miles to fork leading up over ridge to the east. Continue on this road over ridge and down into the Fish Creek drainage past Deer Creek to major fork in stream.
Directions from Hwy. 287, 28 miles east of Moran Jct.: Trail may also be accessed from north end via road ending at gate near Pilot Knob and Moccassin Basin.
June through October .