Valley View Trail Loop
Length: 1 to 2 miles
Trail Surface: Dirt Trail, Rough, Rocky
Scenery: Forest, Mountains, Wildflowers
Directions: From Afton, Wyoming, head north on US Highway 89 for approximately 18.2 miles, then turn right on Cedar Creek Rd. Continue for 2 miles, then turn on Muddy String Co Rd 117. Continue for 0.7 miles, then turn onto Vista Dr. Continue for 0.9 miles, then turn left onto Star Peaks Way. Continue for 0.1 miles then turn right onto Green Canyon Dr. Continue for 0.2 miles to the trail head.
A trail for all ages. The hike includes a combination of trails that make a loop. Navigation signs are on the trail and there are several viewpoints with benches. Views include beautiful mountain scenery, wildflowers, and views of the valley. Great place for running, hiking, and birdwatching.
Estimated hiking time: Hour or less
Exposure: Moderate Shade
Trail Traffic: Moderate
Dogs: Yes, on leash
Access Fees: Free
Gear to Take: Sunscreen, hat, bug spray, backpack, snacks, water.
Covid19 Requirements: As long as government regulations permit, the public trail system is still open for use. Masks should be used in areas where 6 feet of distance cannot be maintained between individuals. Extra care should be taken when using public facilities, including (but not limited to) bathrooms, public handrails, picnic areas, etc. The use of sanitation wipes and hand sanitizer is encouraged.