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Wyoming whitewater, Wind River - East Fork

Fremont county, Wilderness boundary to Wiggins Fork section whitewater kayaking, rafting, and paddling information.

 
  If you're coming from Riverton it's not a long drive at all to the put-in location, there's a road map further down the page with more info on that. The natural beauty of Wyoming and the water flowing gracefully down Wind River - East Fork are reasons enough to come here and paddle. If you've been whitewater rafting and kayaking outside this state you might find the rivers here a bit more challenging, so if you're not from around here don't
    forget that lots of rivers here are not for beginners. You can pitch a tent or park your RV at a nearby campground. You can enjoy this stretch more if you take your time, so pack your camp stove. This river system has a
few good paddling stretches and the Wilderness boundary to Wiggins Fork section is one of them. No matter if you're whitewater rafting or kayaking there are not so many other good rivers for that around here. A bit of exercise and spending some quality time in nature are great attractions for lots of people.

Briefly about the general area:
Go for a hike on the Tepee Creek Trail, and don't leave Wind River - East Fork without first going
 
for a hike along the Boundary Trail. At Wind River - East Fork all through the months of summer highs are in the 80's. When the night sets in temperatures descend down into the 40's. Highs during the wintertime are regularly in the 30's while Wind River - East Fork nighttime low temperatures during the winter are in the 10's. Not much rain falls here at Wind River - East Fork. June is the wettest month with most rain; February on the other hand is the driest.

Wind River - East Fork, Wilderness boundary to Wiggins Fork road map
Printable road map with the put-in and take-out locations clearly marked.

   

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OUTDOORS
These outdoors activities are available near Wind River - East Fork.
 Whitewater Near Wind River - East Fork:
Wind River - East Fork, Fremont County, 5 miles away
      Class -blank- - 11 miles long (Wilderness boundary to Wiggins Fork)
Wind River, Fremont County, 11 miles away
      Class II-III - 3 miles long (3 miles to 6 miles below Dubois)
Greybull River, Park County, 22 miles away
      Class I-III - 6 miles long (Venus Creek to Forest Service boundary)
Bull Lake Creek, Fremont County, 25 miles away
      Class -blank- - 12 miles long (North Fork to Bull Lake)
Shoshone River - South Fork, Park County, 28 miles away
      Class II-IV - 13 miles long (East Fork Creek to Trailhead)
 Ski Areas Near Wind River - East Fork:
White Pine, Wyoming , 39 miles away, 1100 foot drop, 3 lifts, 25 runs
Red Lodge Mountain, Montana , 80 miles away, 2400 foot drop, 8 lifts, 70 runs
Snow King, Wyoming , 93 miles away, 1571 foot drop, 5 lifts, 16 runs
Jackson Hole, Wyoming , 98 miles away, 4139 foot drop, 11 lifts, 116 runs
 Hotels Near Wind River - East Fork:
Super 8 Dubois, Dubois , 17 miles away
BEST WESTERN Pinedale Inn, Pinedale , 48 miles away
Hampton Inn - Suites Pinedale, Pinedale , 49 miles away
Baymont Inn & Suites Pinedale, Pinedale , 49 miles away
 Campgrounds Near Wind River - East Fork:
Spence and Moriarity WHMA-Thunderhead Camp Ground, Dubois, 3 miles away
Spence and Moriarity WHMA-Long Meadow Camp Ground, Dubois, 4 miles away
Kirk Enberg/Kevin Roy Wildlife Management Area - Lower Bear Creek, Dubois, 5 miles away
 Trails Near Wind River - East Fork:
Tepee Creek Trail, Fremont , 8 miles away
Boundary Trail, Fremont , 9 miles away
Bear Creek Trail, Fremont , 10 miles away
Indian Point Trail, Fremont , 10 miles away
Ninemile Trail, Fremont , 11 miles away
 Golf Courses Near Wind River - East Fork:
Antelope Hills Golf Course, Dubois , 17 miles away
 Lakes Near Wind River - East Fork
Double Lake, Fremont , 18 miles away
Ross Lake, Fremont , 20 miles away

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