Backpacking to The Cirque of the Towers & Temple Peaks Area

Here’s a video highlighting our recent backpacking trip to the Wind River Range in Wyoming.  We visited the Cirque of the Towers and the Temple Peaks area where we ascended East Temple Peak.

Day 1

Drive to Big Sandy Trailhead.  Backpack to Big Sandy Lake (about 6 miles)

Day 2

Day hike to the Cirque of the Towers.  Return to camp at Big Sandy Lake (about 6 miles)

Day 3

Backpack to Clear Lake (1.5 miles)

Day 4

Backpack past Deep Lake to Temple Lake (about 3 miles)

Day 5

Ascend East Temple Peak.  Backpack to Big Sandy Lake (about 8 miles)

Day 6

Backpack to Big Sandy Trailhead (about 6 miles).  Drive home

3 Replies to Backpacking to The Cirque of the Towers & Temple Peaks Area

  1. Paul Knudsen says:

    Man I’m jealous. That looks like a dang nice trip. Great job editing the movie too!

  2. Fun times! Can’t wait for the adventure next year.

  3. Cliffie says:

    Kurt & Des, What an amazing trip! Spectacular views. Such beauty in nature the Lord created for us to enjoy…thanks for sharing for those of us who don’t get to go on high adventures!

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