Know Before You Go
For the Glacier Trail, drive east 4 miles from Dubois, WY and turn south on Whiskey Basin/Trail Lake Road. At the intersection, turn west and follow the road to the trailhead and hike and climb 25 miles to the summit.For the Pole Creek Trail, from Pinedale, WY, turn north on Fremont Lake Road, then eastward onto Skyline Drive until the trailhead. Hike and climb 20 miles to the summit.
For the Ink Wells Trail, book all access through the Wind River Indian Reservation Ranger Station. Fastest route to the top is up the W side. Allow a minimum of 3 days. Start your hike at the Green River Lakes FS campground, hike the upper Green to Three Forks Park (8 mi.), then ascend the scree field to the E. From there it is about 5 miles to the W. Face of the peak.
There may be some steep snowfield climbing to get to the base of the W. Face. From here you can either rope up an open book/crack for a couple of pitches (5.4) or climb up a grade 4 steep talus coulouir to the N of the face. Descend via the talus coulouir. Bring ropes, ice axe.