Bighorn National Forest

Lily Lake Trail

Beginning Elevation: 9,000 Feet (2743 Meters)
Difficulty: Moderate
Elevation Gain: 600 Feet (183 Meters)
Ending Elevation: 9,600 Feet (2926 Meters)
Length: 1.5 Miles (2.4 Kilometers)
Recommended Season: Summer
Trail Number: #66
Usage: Moderate
USGS Maps: Lake Solitude

TRAIL BEGINNING: 9,000 ft. Lily Lake Trailhead.

TRAIL ENDING: 9,600 ft. Lily Lake.

ATTRACTIONS AND CONSIDERATIONS: Excellent for day hikes. Lily Lake Trail provides access to higher mountain valleys and to Cloud Peak Primitive Area.

NARRATIVE: The Lily Lake Trail is a rapid climb through lodgepole pine and grassy meadows. Coming out into the open meadows around Lily Lake, the visitor can enjoy the scenic mountain panoramas which reflect in the lake's water.

Seasonal Information:
Recommended Season: July through September . Best months: July through September .


Directions from Ten Sleep: 18 Miles east of Ten Sleep, Wyoming, on US Hwy. 16 Turn left onto Battle Park Road. Travel 12 miles on Battle Park Road to the parking lot and trailhead, just past the Middle Fork Paintrock Creek.