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Upper Paint Rock Lake Campground, Bighorn Mountains, Wyoming

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At this primitive campground you can get a lovelier wilderness experience than you would get at a more civilized campground. The natural beauty at this primitive campground is pleasant, and needless to say facilities are few in a primitive campground like this. Scores of folks camp here to pop by close by Bighorn National Forest. So many fun things near Upper Paint Rock Lake Campground, and campgrounds like these are good. This sector of Wyoming is always
 
    a pleasure to go to through camping season.
So many local attractions and such a fine variety of outdoors recreation are delightful reasons to come.
It's very unhealthy to be in a building every day; you have to get out from
 time to time, and Upper Paint Rock Lake Campground in Wyoming is such a good location.
There's more to do near Upper Paint Rock Lake Campground other than just hanging out such as hiking, swimming, fishing, and whitewater paddling, so running out of fun stuff to do wonít happen. Naturally it may be challenging to get to a primitive campground like Upper Paint Rock Lake Campground, but it's worth the effort.
On nearby Paintrock Creek you come upon a category
 
    V+ part of whitewater; the North Fork to Valley floor sector is 12 miles long. If you donít want to get dripping wet, this part of Paintrock Creek is almost certainly not for you. Whitewater rapids are risky phenomenons, so you have
  to check restrictions before you go. A visit to Bighorn National Forest when you're here at Upper Paint Rock Lake Campground is a magnificent idea; if you're here you can take a hike along the North High Park Trail. There's no way someone can get bored here in the Bighorn Mountains. Big Horn is a tremendous local ski area, and on a good day you can take a hike along the Edelman Trail.  


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Other campgrounds near Upper Paint Rock Lake Campground, Bighorn Mountains, Wyoming:

   Medicine Lodge Lake Campground, Big Horn County, 0 miles away
      
   Lower Paint Rock Lake Campground, Big Horn County, 0 miles away
      
   Cold Springs Campground, Big Horn County, 4 miles away
      
   Lake Geneva Campground, Johnson County, 9 miles away
      
   Coffeen Park Campground, Johnson County, 11 miles away
      
   Twin Lakes Campground, Sheridan County, 12 miles away
      
   Shell Creek Campground, Big Horn County, 12 miles away
      
   Cabin Creek Trailer Campground - Bighorn National Forest, Sheridan, 13 miles away
      
   West Tensleep Lake - Bighorn National Forest, Sheridan, 13 miles away
      
   Cross Creek Campground, Johnson County, 14 miles away
      

Paddling Rivers Near Upper Paint Rock Lake Campground, Bighorn Mountains, Wyoming:

   Paintrock Creek, -blank-County, 3 miles away
      Class V+ - 12 miles long (North Fork to Valley floor)

   Shell Creek, Big HornCounty, 14 miles away
      Class II-V - 11 miles long (Cabin Creek to Forest Service boundary)

   Tensleep Creek, WashakieCounty, 16 miles away
      Class V+ - 2.4 miles long (Highway 16 to Bottom of Switchbacks)

   Tongue River, SheridanCounty, 21 miles away
      Class IV-V+ - 2.34 miles long (Sheep Creek to Tongue Canyon trailhead)

   Tongue River, SheridanCounty, 25 miles away
      Class III+(IV) - -blank- miles long (Tongue Canyon trailhead to Dayton)


Public Lands near Upper Paint Rock Lake Campground, Bighorn Mountains, Wyoming:

   Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area, Fort Smith - MT, 53 miles away
      
   Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument, Crow Agency - MT, 62 miles away
      
   Bighorn National Forest, Wyoming, 13 miles away


Trails near Upper Paint Rock Lake Campground, Bighorn Mountains, Wyoming:

   North High Park Trail, Big Horn County, 3 miles away

   Kinky White Trail, Big Horn County, 3 miles away

   Edelman Trail, Big Horn County, 3 miles away

   Main Paint Rock Trail, Big Horn County, 4 miles away

   Adelaide Trail, Big Horn County, 10 miles away

   Cliff Lake Trail, Big Horn County, 10 miles away

   Mistymoon Trail, Big Horn County, 13 miles away


Lakes Near Upper Paint Rock Lake Campground, Bighorn Mountains, Wyoming:

   Adelaide Lake, Big Horn County, 6 miles away

   Stull Lakes, Sheridan County, 10 miles away

   Meadowlark Lake, Big Horn County, 16 miles away


Current weather conditions at Upper Paint Rock Lake Campground, Bighorn Mountains, Wyoming
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Local climate location: BURGESS JUNCTION 5 miles away

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