BOW RIVER RANGER STATION
Adress: Elk Mountain, Wyoming
OVERVIEW Bow River Ranger Station is a house built in the 1960s for the forest ranger that worked on the northern portion of the Snowy Range. RECREATION The Upper Medicine Bow River flows past the back yard and provides fishing and wildlife viewing. FACILITIES The house is all electric with one full bath with two showers, a 1/2 bath, large kitchen, small living room, two bedrooms with two bunk beds in each, a vault toilet outside and fire ring in back yard. The facility is handicap accessible. Cell phone coverage is fair. The kitchen has basic pots, pans, dishes and silverware. Guests are expected to clean the facility before leaving. No trash service; this is a pack-it-in, pack-it-out facility. Sleeps eight. NATURAL FEATURES The house sits on the national forest boundary where sagebrush meets the forest. NEARBY ATTRACTIONS Medicine Bow River, Turpin Reservoir, Sand Lake and Bow River Campground are all nearby.