Bailey Lake - Camp, Hike, Horseback, and Mountain Bike near Jackson, Wyoming
Jackson,Wyoming
43.17636700061, -110.73443099503
21.0 miles S of Jackson, Wyoming
GPS: 43°10'34.9"N 110°44'4.0"W
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State: Wyoming

Camp, Hike, Horseback, and Mountain Bike

Bailey Lake is located on the Guyandotte River in Wyoming and Mingo Counties in West Virginia, 3.3 miles (5.3 km) east of Justice. Originally referred to as Justice Reservoir, the lake was named by Congressional action, Public Law 90-46, on July 4, 1967 for the late Robert D. Bailey, Sr., a prominent jurist, diarist, and citizen of Pineville. R. D. Bailey lake was dedicated in August 1980.

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  1. Plan Ahead and Prepare
  2. Travel & camp on durable surfaces
  3. Dispose of waste properly
  4. Leave what you find
  5. Minimize campfire impacts
  6. Respect wildlife
  7. Be considerate of other visitors

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From Jackson, Wyoming

  1. Head south on N Cache St toward E Broadway (128 ft)
  2. Turn right at the 1st cross street onto US-191 S/US-26 W/US-89 S/W Broadway
    Continue to follow US-191 S/US-26 W/US-89 S
    (13.3 mi)
  3. At the traffic circle, take the 1st exit onto US-26 W/US-89 S (22.9 mi)
  4. Turn left onto US-89 S (signs for Afton/Salt Lake) (0.6 mi)
  5. Turn left onto Forest Rd 10138/Grey's River Rd (8.3 mi)
  6. Turn left onto Forest oad 10124 (14.0 mi)
  7. Turn left onto McCain Guard Station Access Rd (0.4 mi)
  8. Continue onto National Forest Trail (2.4 mi)
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Bailey Lake is located on the Guyandotte River in Wyoming and Mingo Counties in West Virginia, 3.3 miles (5.3 km) east of Justice. 

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