This Hidden Lake In Wyoming Has Some Of The Bluest Water In The State

If you’ve spent any time exploring the Cowboy State, chances are you’ve already fallen in love with the Cloud Peak Wilderness. It’s a backpacker’s paradise, and anyone who loves camping, hiking, and fishing is sure to enjoy any time they spend out here off the grid. One of the best little trails in the area takes you to a crystal clear hidden lake in Wyoming. You’ll have to travel through a moderate trail for four miles before you spot it, but you’ll be so glad you put in the effort to find Willow Lake.

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Trailhead Address: Circle Park Road, Buffalo, WY 82834

Where do you go to find your favorite hidden lake in Wyoming? We’re lucky to have such beautiful mountain trails and glacial lakes to discover. I think Wyoming should be the fishing capital of the country!