Deer Creek Guard Station

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Deer Creek Guard Station

Deer Creek Guard Station is 14 gravel miles up Greys River Rd from Alpine, just past Murphy Campground. Bunkbeds accommodate 8 people; summer water is provided for kitchen and bathroom. Propane heat, cookstove and lights offer rustic amenities. Winter outhouse is nearby. In the summer, Forest Service horses may be grazing around the compound, so vehicles may be left outside the pasture gate if preferred. A visitor corral is provided behind the cabin as well.

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At a Glance

Current Conditions: Guard Station can only be reserved through
Reservations: This site can be reserved by calling Toll Free 1-877-444-6777 (International 518-885-3639 or TDD 877-833-6777) or online at
Fees $40/group size 6
Open Season: Year-round opportunities; see for details
Usage: Light
Closest Towns: Alpine, Wyoming
Water: Potable Water
Restroom: Yes
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information


From the Town of Alpine, Wyoming, head east on Greys River Road /Forest Service Road 10138 (FS-10138) and follow it for approximately 8 miles. Bear right at the junction staying on FS-10138 and follow it southeast for an additional 6 miles, then turn left on FS-10137 into Deer Creek Guard Station. Approximate travel details from the Town of Alpine: 14 miles, 20 minutes.

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