Sweetwater trailhead is located approximately 70 miles from Pinedale and it the southernmost of Bridger Wilderness trailheads. This trailhead is more primitive and has no facilities and is not adjacent...[more]
Drive south on HWY 191 for 12 miles. Turn left at Boulder HWY 353 and drive 18 miles to the end of the pavement. Shorty after the pavement ends, go straight through the junction, and drive south crossing the Big Sandy River (Buckskin Crossing Historical Marker). At next junction after the crossing, bear right and continue on main road bearing left at next junction. Turn left (east) at following junction (signed for White Acorn and Sweetwater Gap Ranches), and drive7 miles. Bear left at next junction and shortly arrive at Sweetwater Campground. Go left and left again on Forest Road 890, which is rough. The road ends at the trailhead. This trailhead is remote, so be sure to have a full tank of gas.
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