Medicine Bow - Routt National Forest

Medicine Bow Routt National Forest map
 
NameMedicine Bow - Routt National Forest
LocationSteamboat Springs
StateWyoming
Established Date5/22/1902
Area2‚222‚313 acres (8‚993.38 km2)
BirdsAmerican Dipper, Golden Eagle, Bald Eagle, Red Tailed Hawk, Black Billed Magpie, Common Raven , Stellars Jay, Grey Jay, Clarks Nutcracker, Blue (Dusky) Grouse, 3-Toed Woodpecker, Northern Goshawk, Downy and Hairy Woodpeckers, Northern Flicker, Dark Eyed Junco, Rufous Hummingbird , Greater Sagegrouse, Sharptailed Grouse, Sandhill Crane, Burrowing Owl
TreesLodgepole pine Pinus Contorta, Ponderosa pine Pinus ponderosa, Douglas Fir Psuedotsuga menziesii, Subalpine Fir Abies lasiocarpa, Engelmann Spruce Picea Engelmannii, Colorado Blue Spruce Picea pungens, Aspen Populus tremuliodes, Gambel Oak Quercus gambelii, Narrowleaf cottonwood Populus angustifolia, Willow Salix sp
Phones(970) 870-2299
DepartmentUnited States Forest Service
PeaksMedicine Bow Peak
Peak Height12,013 feet (3,662 m)
Ranger DistrictLaramie, Saratoga, and Douglas
 

Trekking Spots

  • » Brush Creek/Hayden Ranger District
  • » Big Creek Park Trailhead
  • » Big Creek-Holroyd Park Trailhead
  • » Brush Creek Ski/HikeTrailhead
  • » CDNST - Deep Jack Trailhead
  • » CDNST - Pipeline Trailhead
  • » CDNST - Red Mountain Trailhead
  • » Commissary Park Trailhead
  • » Crater Lake Trailhead
  • » Deep Creek Campground
  • » Deep Lake Trail
  • » Dipper Lake Trail
  • » East Fork - Encampment River Trail
  • » French Creek Campground
  • » French Creek Canyon Trail
  • » Green Mountain Falls Trailhead
  • » Green Mountain Trailhead
  • » Hog Park Campground
  • » Jack Creek Campground
  • » Jack Creek Crew Quarters
  • » Lake Marie Trailhead
  • » Lakes Trailhead
  • » Lost Creek Campground
  • » Meadow Falls Trailhead
  • » Miner's Cabin Trailhead
  • » Purgatory Gulch Trailhead
  • » Quealy Lake Trailhead
  • » Rock Creek Trailhead
  • » Ryan Park Campground
  • » Sheep Lake Trailhead
  • » Silver Lake Campground
  • » Silver Lake Trailhead
  • » Six Mile Trailhead
  • » Snow Survey Cabin
  • » South Brush Creek Campground
  • » Tie Hack Lower Trailhead
  • » Tie Hack Upper Trailhead
  • » Tipple Trail Trailhead
  • » Douglas Ranger District
  • » Campbell Creek Campground
  • » Cow Creek Trailhead
  • » Curtis Gulch Campground
  • » Curtis Gulch Trailhead
  • » Deer Creek Trailhead
  • » East Upton Trailhead
  • » Elkhorn Creek Trailhead
  • » Esterbrook Campground
  • » Friend Park Campground
  • » Harris Park Trailhead
  • » Kellogg Trailhead
  • » La Prele Guard Station
  • » Labonte Trailhead
  • » Laramie Peak Trailhead
  • » North Laramie River Trailhead
  • » Roaring Fork Creek Trailhead
  • » Sunset Ridge Trailhead
  • » Twin Peaks Trailhead
  • » Hahns Peak/Bears Ears Ranger District
  • » Adams Creek Trailhead
  • » Adams Park Trailhead
  • » Aspen Trailhead
  • » Base Camp Trailhead
  • » Black Mountain Trailhead
  • » Bruce's Parking Lot
  • » Buffalo Pass Trailhead
  • » Burn Ridge Trailhead
  • » California Park Trailhead
  • » Campground Trailhead
  • » Columbine Parking Lot
  • » Cottonwood Trailhead
  • » Coulton Creek Trailhead
  • » Diamond Park Trailhead
  • » Dry Fork Trailhead
  • » Dry Lake Trailhead
  • » Dumont Lake Campground
  • » Elk Park Trailhead
  • » Elkhorn North Trailhead
  • » Fish Creek Falls Picnic Site
  • » Fish Creek Falls Trailhead
  • » Fox Curve Parking Lot
  • » Grizzly Creek Trailhead
  • » Hahns Peak Lake Campground
  • » Hahns Peak Trailhead
  • » Hinman Skiing Parking Lot
  • » Hinman Trailhead
  • » Hot Springs Trailhead
  • » Lost Park Trailhead
  • » Lower 3 Island Lake
  • » Mad Creek Trailhead
  • » Muddy Creek Trailhead
  • » Nipple Peak East Trailhead
  • » Nipple Peak West Trailhead
  • » North Fork Elkhead Trailhead
  • » North Lake Trailhead
  • » Old Black Mountain Trailhead
  • » Powerline Trailhead
  • » Prospector Trailhead
  • » Red Dirt Trailhead
  • » Roaring Fork Trailhead
  • » Roaring Fork Trailhead1
  • » Sand Trailhead
  • » Sawmill Trailhead
  • » Scott Run Trailhead
  • » Seedhouse Campground
  • » Seedhouse Group Campground
  • » Seedhouse Trailhead
  • » Sherman Trailhead
  • » Slavonia Trailhead
  • » South Fork Creek Trailhead
  • » Summit Park Trailhead
  • » Taylor Creek Trailhead
  • » The Dike Trailhead
  • » The Gap Trailhead
  • » Upper 3 Island Lake Trailhead
  • » Walton Peak Parking Lot
  • » West Prong Trailhead
  • » West Summit North Parking Lot
  • » West Summit South Parking Lot
  • » Willow Creek Trailhead
  • » Laramie Ranger District
  • » Blair Picnic Site
  • » Brooklyn Lake Campground
  • » Corner Mountain Trailhead
  • » Green Rock Picnic Site
  • » Happy Jack Trailhead
  • » Keystone Cabins
  • » Lake Owen Trailhead
  • » Lewis Lake Picnic Site
  • » Libby Lake Picnic Site
  • » Little Brooklyn Guard Station
  • » Little Laramie Trailhead
  • » North Fork Campground
  • » Pole Creek Group Campground
  • » Spruce Mountain Fire Lookout
  • » Sugarloaf Campground
  • » Tie City Trailhead
  • » Vedauwoo Campground
  • » Vedauwoo Picnic Site
  • » Parks Ranger District
  • » Beaver Creek Trailhead
  • » Big Creek Lakes Campground
  • » Bill Miller Trailhead
  • » Buffalo Ridge Trailhead
  • » Elk Mountain Trailhead
  • » Encampment Tie Hack Trailhead
  • » Encampment Trailhead
  • » Grassy Run Trailhead
  • » Grizzly Guard Station Parking Lot
  • » Hidden Lakes Campground
  • » Hyannis Trailhead
  • » Illinois River Trailhead
  • » Jack Creek Trailhead
  • » Jack Park Trailhead
  • » Katherine Trailhead
  • » Lone Pine North Trailhead
  • » Lone Pine South Trailhead
  • » Longs Lake Trail Access
  • » Newcomb Creek Trailhead
  • » Percy Lake Trailhead
  • » Pitchpine Trailhead
  • » Poison Ridge Trail Access
  • » Rainbow Lake Trailhead
  • » Red Canyon Trailhead
  • » Routt Access Trailhead
  • » Seven Lakes Trailhead
  • » Teller City Interpretive Trail
  • » Tie Hack Historic Site
  • » Troublesome Pass Trailhead
  • » Wheatley Creek Trailhead
  • » Willow Creek Pass Trail Access
  • » Yampa Ranger District
  • » Allen Basin Trail
  • » Baldy Trail
  • » Bear River Trail
  • » Berry Lake Trail
  • » Black Mountain Creek Trail
  • » Bunker Basin Trail
  • » Cherry Creek Trail
  • » Corral Creek Trail
  • » Cyclone Park Trail
  • » Cyclone Trail
  • » Devil's Causeway
  • » East Fork Trail
  • » Elk Draw Trail
  • » Flat Tops Wilderness
  • » Gill Reservoir Trail
  • » Gore Creek Trail
  • » Indian Run Trail
  • » Lost Lakes Trail
  • » Mandall Lakes Trail
  • » Middle Pine Trail
  • » Morrison Divide Trail
  • » North Derby Trail
  • » North Dunckley Trail
  • » Old West Fish Creek Trail
  • » Routt Divide Trail
  • » Salt Park Trail
  • » Sand Creek Trail
  • » Sarvis Creek Trail
  • » Sawtooth Trail
  • » Silver Creek Trail
  • » Smith Lake Trail
  • » Tepee Creek Trail
  • » Transfer Trail
  • » Ute-Heart Lake Trail
  • » West Fish Creek Trail
  • » West Lost Lakes
  • » Windy Point Trail

Animals

  • » Bears
  • » Cats & Coyotes
  • » Elk
  • » Mule Deer
  • » Pronghorn
  • » Moose
  • » White-tailed Deer
  • » Yellow Bellied Marmot
  • » Pika
  • » Wyoming Ground Squirrel
  • » American Marten
  • » Porcupine
  • » Badger
  • » Snowshoe Hare
  • » Colorado Chipmunk
  • » Mink

Travel Destinations

  • » Vedauwoo Campground
  • » Lake Marie Trailhead
  • » Stillwater Trailhead
  • » Fish Creek Falls Trailhead
  • » Big Creek Lakes Campground

Hotels

  • » Fairfield Inn and Suites by Marriott Laramie
  • » Quality Inn and Suites
  • » Americas Best Value Inn-Laramie
  • » Best Western Laramie Inn and Suites
  • » Days Inn Laramie Wy
  • » Super 8 Motel - Laramie
  • » Ramada Laramie
  • » Travelodge Laramie
  • » Motel 6 Laramie
  • » Hilton Garden Inn Laramie
  • » Holiday Inn Laramie
  • » Comfort Inn Laramie
  • » Hampton Inn Laramie
  • » AmericInn Lodge and Suites Laramie - University of Wyoming
  • » Elk River Guest Ranch
  • » Holiday Inn Express Rawlins
  • » Hampton Inn Rawlins
  • » Comfort Inn And Suites
  • » Americas Best Value Inn
  • » Rawlins-Days Inn
  • » Oak Tree Inn Rawlins
  • » 1st Choice Inn Rawlins
  • » Wolf Hotel
  • » The Lodge And Spa At Brush Creek Ranch
  • » The Sage And Sand Motel Llc
  • » Econo Lodge Laramie
  • » Motel 8 Laramie
  • » Rodeway Inn
  • » Travel Inn
  • » Rodeway Inn

Wilderness Areas

  • » Encampment River
  • » Huston Park
  • » Savage Run and Platte River Wildernesses
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