Get Away From It All At This Crystal Clear Lake In Wyoming

There’s something magical about Wyoming, and it takes some exploring to discover all the hidden wonders out here. The state is home to more than a dozen wilderness areas, so there’s plenty to see if you’re willing to check it out! Lace up your boots and head out on one Cloud Peak Wilderness hike that’s sure to take your breath away.

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Many people dream about completing a Cloud Peak Wilderness hike, and this one is relatively easy. You can find trail information from the Bighorn National Forest website, here, or visit AllTrails. Be sure to carry bear spray, and if you’ve never camped in the backcountry, bring an experienced friend if you plan to stay the night.

For more mindblowing hikes in the Cowboy State, read 12 Low-Key Hikes In Wyoming With Amazing Payoffs.