Located inside the World's 1st National Forest, the Shoshone National Forest in Yellowstone's back yard. Lava Mountain Lodge is easily accessible via US Highway 26/287 also known as "The Togwotee Trail to Yellowstone" a Centennial Scenic Byway. Views of Lava Mountain and the Upper Wind River with all it's splendor and wildlife. Some of the free roaming animals are Elk, Mule Deer, Black Bear, Wolf, Grizzly Bear, Bald Eagle, Coyote and more. Surrounded by Alpine Lakes, Rivers and Streams all seasons are open to the Outdoor Enthusiast. Lava Mountain Lodge sits at 8000ft above sea level in the Wind River Mountains of Wyoming.