Middle Fork Trail, Lander

Directions: From Lander follow the signs to Sinks Canyon.  The trail is Located in the Shosonie National Forest up the road from Sinks Canyon State Park.  Park at Bruces Campground Parking area. 

Trail Information: The trail is located in the Wind River Mountains.  Many out and back runs as well as a few loops are possible from this trailhead.  Distance can be anywhere from 3-25 miles depending on the course.  If you link up to another trail off of the Middle Fork trail you can easily create a multi day run. (Check the Falcon Guide for the trails in the Wind River Area)  Most of the trails are well marked, however some tend to stray so bring a map!  Most trails are rocky and semi technical with elevations ranging from 7,000ft-over 10,000.  This is wild and extremely beautiful country so come prepared.

Miscellaneous Information: Within a 20 mile drive in any direction from Lander you can find great running.  From high desert to pristine alpine.

Matt Flint