One of the most heavily used trailheads on the forest. Has facilities and a large parking area.
West Tensleep Lake Trailhead
From Ten Sleep, take Hwy 16 east 17.5 miles to FSR 27. Turn left at sign onto FSR 27, cross a bridge and go 1.1 miles to a "Y" intersection. Bear right, continuing on FSR 27, and go 6.3 miles. Trail is on the right at the end of the road.