Document - Snake River Headwaters Comprehensive River Management Plan


On March 30, 2009, passage of the Craig Thomas Snake Headwaters Legacy Act added all or segments of 13 rivers and streams in the Snake River Headwaters to the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System. The purpose of this designation is to protect the free-flowing condition, water quality, and ‘outstandingly remarkable’ ecologic, geologic, fisheries, scenic, recreation, and cultural values of the Headwaters for the benefit and enjoyment of present and future generations.


Plan guiding Wild and Scenic river management by Bridger-Teton National Forest.

Document Information

Filename - Snake River Headwaters Comprehensive River Management Plan1668.pdf

Size - 7.70MB

Associated Projects

Snake Headwaters (WY)
American Whitewater joined a coalition of partners to designate the Snake Headwaters as Wild and Scenic.

Associated Rivers