Hoback Guard Station

Hoback Guard Station

The Hoback Guard Station location is in Big Piney, Wyoming
83113. This page provides detailed contact information for this campground location including the campground phone number, office hours, reservation information and driving directions.

If you have any questions about the Hoback Guard Station facility, or if you need to reserve a campsite, then call the campground listed below.

10418 S Us Hwy 189

Big Piney

Phone number


Campground information Big Piney, Wyoming


Water & Power are NOT GUARANTEED, Hoback Guard Station was built in 1935 by the CCC to be used as a working Ranger Station, and is considered eligible to the National Register of Historic Places. About 34 miles from Jackson, Wyoming, This guard station beckons guests who want a scenic backcountry experience with the convenience of electricity and running water and great mountain scenery. Water is NOT available until Mid June-Mid Sept due to freezing temps


Hiking, biking and horseback riding trails crisscross the surrounding mountains, leading visitors to impressive scenery like Cliff Creek Falls. 15 miles up the road is the beautiful Snake River Canyon where you can fish, raft, kayak, cliff climb, or just enjoy the breathtaking scenery. Granite Hot Springs is a natural hot springs pool that sits 10 miles back in the Bridger-Teton Forest.


There is NO GUARANTEE of water or electricity or cookware.

The log cabin is electric and can accommodate six guests. Drinking water, a flush toilet and shower are available Mid June – Mid- Sept. The kitchen is equipped with an electric stove, a variety of cookware, a table with four chairs, a refrigerator and a sink. The bedroom has three bunkbeds with mattresses and a dresser. A campfire ring with grill is located outside.

No linens or bedding are included. Guests should bring food, bedding or sleeping bags, towels, soap and garbage bags.

Pets and livestock are allowed at the guard station. Livestock may be kept in the corral behind the bunkhouse.

Natural Features

Willows and pines provide sparse shade, and grasses and summer wildflowers are abundant. A creek runs alongside the guard station, which sits at an elevation of 6,600 feet. Plenty of wildlife to see amongst the beautiful view.

Nearby Attractions

Popular Jackson, Wyoming is 20 miles away, with restaurants, groceries, galleries, and ski resorts with both winter and summer activities. Grand Teton National Park is just beyond Jackson, with hiking, fishing, boating, canoeing, kayaking and breathtaking scenery. Yellowstone National Park is less then 1.5 hours away.

Frequently Asked Questions About 10418 S Us Hwy 189 Big Piney, WY

How do I make a reservation with Hoback Guard Station?

To make reservations at Hoback Guard Station, you can call the office at .

Where is Hoback Guard Station located?

The Hoback Guard Station is located at 10418 S Us Hwy 189 in Big Piney,
. This is the location you will need to go to for camping and information.

Does Hoback Guard Station have tent or RV camping?

Hoback Guard Station offers both tent and RV camping, but to confirm you will need to call the office at to make sure things haven’t changed.

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