Elbow


This camping area features 7 first come first serve campsites perched at an elevation of 5779ft in the state of Wyoming. If you're headed here today, be sure to check out travel times and driving directions before you go.

Visitors may find numerous amenities toilets, and a comfy place to pitch a tent. The surrounding area also offers outdoor enthusiasts the simple pleasure of being outside. Check out the map above to view nearby river levels, or head to the interactive map to explore the surrounding area.

Toilets

Yes

Reservations

No

Water

No

Hookups

No

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Areas of Interest

Alpine Boat Landing
Boating
Directions
Located two miles west of Alpine, Wyoming on the south side of Highway 26 justbefore the bridge crossing theSouth Fork Snake River. Area is located near the southeast end of Palisades Reservoir. Water is shallow along the shoreline. Restrooms are provided. Activities in the area include lake fishing, swimming, boating, white water rafting and horseback riding. Alpine Mountain Men Days is a popular event. Alpine Campground, 4 miles northwest,has 10 single units, 6 double units and3 group units. It offers restrooms, drinking water, and is a good fishing and hunting area. Full time campground host located on site.
Palisades Dam Boat Landing
Boating
Directions
motorized and non-motorized boating

Popular Destinations

Campground Campsites Reservations Toilets Showers Elevation
Lynx Creek 10 6,195 ft
Forest Park 12 6,947 ft
Elbow 7 5,779 ft
Murphy Creek 10 6,210 ft
Curtis Canyon 12 7,049 ft
Cabin Creek 10 5,850 ft
East Table Creek 17 5,789 ft
Gros Ventre - Grand Teton National Park 350 6,572 ft
Station Creek 15 5,813 ft
Moose Flat 10 6,415 ft
Ski Area Snowpack Air Temperature 5 Day Forecast
Jackson Hole Mountain Resort 61" 29° 6.42"
Grand Targhee Ski Resort 91" 24° 6.86"
Snow King Ski Area 61" 29° 6.42"
Location Fish Habitat Craft Restrictions
Lake Alice Bonneville Cutthroat Trout All Boats Allowed
Jenny Lake Brook Trout, Lake Trout, Mountain Whitefish Electric Motors Only

Nearby Snowpack and Streamflow Levels

Streamflow and snowpack data for the watershed
Gauge Streamflow Stage
Bear River At Pescadero
USGS 10068500
65 cfs 2.7 ft
Falls River Nr Ashton Id
USGS 13047600
476 cfs 2.6 ft
Falls River Nr Squirrel Id
USGS 13047500
223 cfs 1.0 ft
Buffalo Fork Ab Lava Creek Nr Moran Wy
USGS 13011900
168 cfs 2.4 ft
Teton River Ab South Leigh Creek Nr Driggs Id
USGS 13052200
206 cfs 1.6 ft
Little Granite Creek At Mouth Nr Bondurant Wy
USGS 13019438
5 cfs ft
Salt River Ab Reservoir Nr Etna Wy
USGS 13027500
345 cfs 1.7 ft
Gros Ventre River At Kelly Wy
USGS 13014500
143 cfs 3.6 ft
Greys River Ab Reservoir Nr Alpine Wy
USGS 13023000
4,410 cfs 1.6 ft
Falls River Ab Yellowstone Canal Nr Squirrel Id
USGS 13046995
1,040 cfs 7.8 ft
Snotel Site Snowpack 24hr Change
Black Bear
SNOTEL 347
82" 0"
Granite Creek
SNOTEL 497
40" 0"
Giveout
SNOTEL 493
37" 0"
Lewis Lake Divide
SNOTEL 577
68" -4"
Indian Creek
SNOTEL 544
64" -2"
Blind Bull Sum
SNOTEL 353
53" 1"
Somsen Ranch
SNOTEL 770
44" -1"
Triple Peak
SNOTEL 831
57" -1"
Slug Creek Divide
SNOTEL 761
54" 0"
Hams Fork
SNOTEL 509
40" -1"
Grassy Lake
SNOTEL 499
75" -2"
alta - coop
SNOTEL ALTW4
34" 0"
Grand Targhee
SNOTEL 1082
95" 1"
East Rim Divide
SNOTEL 460
34" 0"
West Yellowstone
SNOTEL 924
38" -1"
Salt River Summit
SNOTEL 730
42" 0"
Pine Creek Pass
SNOTEL 695
48" -2"
Snider Basin
SNOTEL 765
36" 0"
Cottonwood Creek
SNOTEL 419
62" -1"
darwin ranch - coop
SNOTEL DARW4
22" 0"
Kelley R.S.
SNOTEL 554
51" 0"
Island Park
SNOTEL 546
44" 0"
Phillips Bench
SNOTEL 689
62" -4"
Snake River Station
SNOTEL 764
46" -2"
White Elephant
SNOTEL 860
66" -1"