Pine Creek Lake, Livingston

Directions: Take I-90 to Livingston, turn south on Highway 89 towards Yellowstone National Park.  Go about 10 miles, and take a left on Pine Creek Road.   Cross the Yellowstone river bridge and take a right at the T.  Less than a mile, take a left at the Pine Creek campground access. Follow the road up to the recently remodeled trailhead/campground/picnic area.

Trail Information: Tough climb-3,000 feet in 5 miles to a beautiful alpine lake nestled in several jagged peaks.  Good views of the Yellowstone River Valley. Several waterfalls/cascades. Heavy hiker use on the weekends. 

Miscellaneous Information: Good microbrews on tap, food, and Gatorade at the tiny Pine Creek Cafe.