WHMA / WHMA / Fall Creek


Public Access Area Open: May 15 at 6am - Dec 1
Recreation Opportunities: Fishing, Hunting, Trapping, Camping, Hiking, Wildlife Viewing
Amenities: Parking
Restrictions: Dec 1- May 15 at 6am
Additional Restrictions: No human presence Dec 1 - May 15 at 6am 14 day camping limit No open fires or fireworks Travel restricted to roads marked with white arrows Certified weed free hay required Firewood cutting is prohibited No Collection of shed antlers or horns January 1-May 15 at 6:00 AM
Total Acres: 632.7

Fall Creek Wildlife Habitat Management Areas is six miles southeast of Pinedale and provide quality winter range for up to 700 elk and a large population of mule deer. Vegetative communities on the 600+ acres consist mostly of sagebrush grasslands.Besides providing habitat for elk and deer, Fall Creek is home to pronghorn antelope, sage grouse, moose, rabbits, coyotes and many songbirds. Hunt for deer, antelope or sage grouse in the lower areas, or fish for brook and brown trout in Fall Creek. Take advantage of the wildlife viewing and photography opportunities. The area provides access to adjacent U.S. Forest Service lands where additional recreational opportunities exist.

This WHMA lies within bear country, please visit our bear wise page for information on recreating in bear country -

Camping limit is 14 days.
Fall Creek WHMA is closed each year from November 22 through April 30.


For questions about this Public Access Area, please contact:
Pinedale Regional Office

432 E Mill ST
Pinedale, WY 82941
ph: (307) 367-4353
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Last Updated: 7/26/2017
*Some boundary areas are missing and will be updated as soon as possible.
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