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  • Snow Groomed
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  • Icy
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  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
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  • Blue
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  • Double Black Diamond

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  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

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  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • Directions Directions
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      Found off of exit 323 on I-80 east of Laramie, Happy Jack is a wonderful area for hiking, camping, mountain biking, cross-county skiing, snow shoeing and even home to trails for horseback riding.

      Trails ranging from .4 miles to 3 miles, there is enough space here to spend a whole day enjoying nature.

      This is a part of the Medicine Bow National Forest and a small fee is required per vehicle per day.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      eBikes Allowed: No
      Headquarters Trailhead google parking directions
      Region Details
      • 3
      • 4
      • 11
      • 23
      • 6
      • 3

      Region Status
      Caution as of Feb 14, 2020
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      56
      Trails Mountain Bike
      50
      Trails E-Bike
      2
      Trails Hike
      50
      Trails Trail Running
      50
      Trails Horse
      45
      Trails Snowshoe
      17
      Trails Nordic Ski
      7
      Total Distance
      46 miles
      Total Descent
      6,873 ft
      Total Vertical
      802 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      8,954 ft
      Reports
      455
      Photos
      26
      Ridden Counter
      4,026

      Happy Jack Mountain Bike Routes

      titleratingdistance
      Happy Jacked
      11 miles
      Old Laramie Enduro race
      68 miles
      2017 Laramie Enduro race
      28 miles
      2018 Laramie Enduro race
      31 miles
      2019 Roll-A-Fatty race
      16 miles
      Laramie Range Epic race
      31 miles

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 1 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 1 rides
      • 5 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 12 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance

      Photos of Happy Jack Mountain Bike

      26 |
      Aug 24, 2019 @ 6:02pm
      Aug 24, 2019
      47 |
      Apr 29, 2019 @ 3:22am
      Apr 29, 2019
      32 |
      Dec 31, 2018 @ 6:45pm
      Dec 31, 2018
      48 |
      Oct 27, 2018 @ 3:22pm
      Oct 27, 2018

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Lower UW
      Feb 14, 2020 @ 5:36pm
      Feb 14, 2020
      Snow PackedWyoexplorer
      Headquarters NRT
      Feb 14, 2020 @ 5:35pm
      Feb 14, 2020
      Snow CoveredWyoexplorerDrifted
      Haunted Forest
      Feb 14, 2020 @ 5:35pm
      Feb 14, 2020
      Snow CoveredWyoexplorerDrifty but it’s downhill.
      Middle Aspen
      Feb 14, 2020 @ 5:34pm
      Feb 14, 2020
      Snow PackedWyoexplorer
      Aspen
      Feb 14, 2020 @ 5:34pm
      Feb 14, 2020
      Snow PackedWyoexplorer
      Crow Creek Loop
      Dec 22, 2019 @ 3:31pm
      Dec 22, 2019
      Snow PackedfocoriderRutted in spots, but overall good
      Haunted Forest (Winter Version) w
      Aug 31, 2019 @ 5:38am
      Aug 31, 2019
      Prevalent MudTwister8008
      Death Crotch
      Aug 25, 2019 @ 6:20pm
      Aug 25, 2019
      Drylookoutkd14Tree down almost near the bottom. Have to...
      Crow Creek Connect
      Aug 9, 2019 @ 6:01pm
      Aug 9, 2019
      DryJessepiselHike
      Goat Trail
      Aug 4, 2019 @ 6:50pm
      Aug 4, 2019
      DryMistaYoReal shredder here! A bit overgrown in...

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2163068amavripliscommentreportHaunted Forest
      May 18, 2020 @ 3:10pm
      May 18, 2020
      user #2113174ElizabethaneeriddentrailOld Happy Jack Road
      Apr 26, 2020 @ 7:35am
      Apr 26, 2020
      user #243981Spyder6146wishlisttrailPole Creek Alt and 1 more
      Apr 25, 2020 @ 10:01am
      Apr 25, 2020
      user #2086677MTBermvotetrailDeath Crotch
      Apr 12, 2020 @ 7:14am
      Apr 12, 2020
      user #1398252WyoexploreraddreportAspen and 4 more
      Feb 14, 2020 @ 5:34pm
      Feb 14, 2020

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #2163068amavriplisreportHaunted ForestSnow run off turned the trail into a water...
      May 18, 2020 @ 3:10pm
      May 18, 2020
      user #296711johnlhreportBrowns Landingdeep section of water across the middle...
      Jun 2, 2019 @ 8:04pm
      Jun 2, 2019
      user #1762812RucaFollowstrailCrow Creek AccessStill snowy! Slow melting from hard packed...
      May 5, 2019 @ 11:58am
      May 5, 2019
      user #1233238jwestenhofftrailHeadquarters NRTPortions of this trail have been rerouted; it...
      Jul 30, 2018 @ 9:26pm
      Jul 30, 2018
      user #1233238jwestenhoffreportGoat TrailTrees down due to storm? Or are you talking...
      Jul 5, 2018 @ 11:27am
      Jul 5, 2018

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Vedauwoo / Blair 4 11 54.9 km
      The Schoolyard 5 68.1 km
      Curt Gowdy State Park 6 23 11 1310.3 km
      Red Mountain - Soapstone Prairie 14 323.9 km
      Beaver Meadows Resort Ranch 2 10 4 131.2 km

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