Approximately 58% of the Shoshone National Forest's 2.4 million acres just outside of Cody, Wyoming are in Congressional-designated Wilderness. Home to five wilderness area in three different ranges, the North Absaroka, North Absaroka/Beartooth, Washakie, Popo Agie and the Fitzpatrick, the Shoshone National Forest has limitless backcountry opportunities.
Backcountry camping and wilderness excursions can be one of the most rewarding adventures our part of the country has to offer. In order to preserve these pristine lands for future generations, it is important to respect the land and advised to go with one of the area's wilderness outfitters. Wilderness outfitters offer a number of trips and tours to suit your interests from day hikes to multi day backpacking trips to horse pack trips to hunting. Trips can be designed specially for your group of family and friends if needed. Explore the wilderness of Cody, Wyoming with a professional.