Wind River Lake Picnic Site

Area Status: Open

The Wind River Lake Picnic Site has a vault toilet, four picnic tables, and pull-through parking. Activities nearby include fishing, hiking, and photographing scenery and wildlife. 

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Tentatively opens July 1, 2023, depending on snow conditions.
Operational Hours: Open year round, when accessible.
Fees: No fee
Usage: Light
Restrictions: Special Order 04-00-100 related to food storage and sanitation applies.
Closest Towns: Dubois, Wyoming
Water: No potable water
Restroom: Toilet (1)
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Wind River Ranger District in Dubois, 307.455.2466

General Information

Directions: From Dubois, take U.S. Highway 26/287 northwest for about 29 miles.

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