Happy Jack Trailhead
Winter skiing and summer hiking trails are available on this summit loop. Also very popular for mountain biking. Trails connect to Tie City and the Old Happy Jack Road. If you continue pass the trailhead there is Yellow Pine Campground and horse corrals. In the winter it is popular for sledding.
Access from the Summit Visitor Center on I-80 to Happy Jack Road. It is located in the Pole Mountain area and is managed by the Laramie Ranger District.
For trails in the Happy Jack area, click here.
At a Glance
|Operational Hours:||Open year round.|
|Closest Towns:||Laramie, WY; Cheyenne, WY|
|Restroom:||Vault Toilet (1)|
General InformationDirections: From Laramie, take Interstate 80 east 9.5 miles to WY 210 (Exit 323). Turn onto Exit 323 and go left at stop sign onto WY 210/ Happy Jack Rd, then 1 mile to Happy Jack Recreation Area sign.
Map showing recreational areas. Map Information