Trail Run Project Logo

Shoshone Geyser Basin Horse Cutofff Trail

 1 vote

Length

2.3 Miles 3.6 Kilometers

91%

Runnable

Singletrack

Elevation

303' 92 m

Ascent

-324' -99 m

Descent

5%

Avg Grade (3°)

31%

Max Grade (17°)

7,999' 2,438 m

High

7,822' 2,384 m

Low

Conditions


Unknown

Getting forecast...

An alternate trail for horse parties around Shoshone Geyser Basin, not favored by runners.

Tom Carter

Overview

Features: River/Creek
Dogs: No Dogs

Description

Horses are not allowed in the Shoshone Geyser Basin. This alternate route begins with a ford of Shoshone Creek and leads horse parties around the geyser basin on the west side to a junction with the South Shore Shoshone Lake Trail. The 2.3 mile trail stays mostly in the trees and is not a favored route for runners.

Thanks to guidebook author, Tom Carter, for sharing this trail description. To learn more about visiting Yellowstone, check out his book, Day Hiking Yellowstone.

Contacts

You & this Trail


Rate Quality


   Clear Rating

Rate Difficulty

Get On-Trail Navigation

Send to Phone
Your Check-Ins

Check-Ins

none

Trail Ratings

  1.0 from 1 vote

#21525

Overall
  1.0 from 1 vote
5 Star
0%
4 Star
0%
3 Star
0%
2 Star
0%
1 Star
100%
Rankings

#475

in Wyoming

#21,525

Overall
4 Views Last Month
79 Since Sep 10, 2015
Easy/Intermediate Easy/Intermediate

0%
100%
0%
0%
0%
0%

0 Comments

Trail Run Project is part of the REI Co-op family,
where a life outdoors is a life well lived.

Shop REI Running