Alaskan Basin-Buck Mountain Pass (026)

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Horseback Riding, Hiking Backpacing, Wildlife Viewing, Photography

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Under heavy snow pack until late June.
Permit Info: No permits are required for hiking or camping in the Wilderness.
Open Season: Early July
Usage: Medium-Heavy
Best Season: August, September
Busiest Season: August
Closest Towns: Driggs and Victor Idaho. Alta, Wyoming.
Water: Streams, Lakes
Operated By: USFS
Information Center: Teton Basin Ranger district 208-2312 or

General Information


The Alaska Basin-buck Mt Pass trail begins at Trail 008 and ends at Trail 027 Buck Mt. Pass.



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  Area/Length : 
2.2 miles

  Elevation : 
10,480 Buck Mt Pass