Explore Two Breathtaking Backcountry Lakes On This Exhilarating Wyoming Hike

When the Cloud Peak Wilderness was established in 1984, it set aside nearly 200,000 acres of prisitne vehicle-free wilderness for hikers and campers to enjoy. To this day, many consider a trek through Cloud Peak to be the best hike near Buffalo, Wyoming, no matter which trail you end up taking! One exciting and fairly short trail starts off at the Circle Park trailhead and takes you to see two scenic alpine lakes.

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You’ll soon understand why many consider the trek to Sherd Lake and Long Lake to be the best hike near Buffalo, Wyoming! Head out for a day in the woods… and don’t forget your bear spray!

Address: Sherd Lake, Wyoming 82834, USA