Planning and Itinerary

Planning for myself is no problem---I've done it many times before and have gotten to the point that I don't even bother with a checklist any longer. Having a complete newb under my care added a

This is how I see it going down

Friday
7/12
  • Depart Manitowoc after work
  • Spend night at Mike's parents house in LaCrosse, WI
Saturday
7/13
  • Continue on I-90 to the Cloud Peak wilderness via Albert Lea, MN > Sioux Falls, SD > Rapid City, SD > Buffalo, WY
  • Spend the night either at a friends house in Buffalo.
Sunday
7/14
  • Drive to Clay Butte trailhead
  • Begin hike on trail to T Lake, leave trail to Hidden Lake
Monday
7/15
  • Continue off trail to the meadows between Golden and Hidden > vector west to North Hidden Lake > Kidney Lake > Spogen Lake
Tuesday
7/16
  • Continue off trail to Trail Lake > Green Lake > Summerville Lake > Castle Lake > Alp Lake
Wednesday
7/17
  • Continue off trail to Crystal Lake > Martin Lake > Rachel Lake > Cloverleaf Lakes
Thursday
7/18
  • Continue off trail to Golden Lake > Lonesome Lake
Friday
7/19
  • Hike out to Clay Butte trailhead
  • Traverse the Beartooth Highway
  • lunch in Red Lodge
  • Shower at Red Lodge KOA
  • Begin drive home via Billings, MT > Bismarck, ND
  • Spend the night near Jamestown, ND
Saturday
7/20
  • Complete drive home via Fargo, ND > Minneapolis, MN
  • Arrive home by 6 PM
Sunday
7/21
  • Recovery Day

 
Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness I, 2013
Meet the Hikers
Planning/Itinerary
The Drive West
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The Hike Out
The Drive Home
Final Thoughts
Trip Photos
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