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Grand Teton National Park, WY
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Lonely place a long way UP

We did this hike as part of an overnight camping trip, Frankly, I was amazed at the people who... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
wanderer630
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DeKalb, Illinois
The Hike in Grand Teton National Park

A wonderful hike in the Park that ends in a beautiful alpine lake surrounded by the majestic... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2017
SkepticNTX
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San Antonio, Texas
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A scenic lake popular with hikers and located in Grand Teton National Park.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did this hike as part of an overnight camping trip, Frankly, I was amazed at the people who hiked up and back in a day. Frankly, half of them were GREY as they booked it up. Is it worth it, guys? It's at serious...More

Thank wanderer630
Reviewed 11 September 2017

A wonderful hike in the Park that ends in a beautiful alpine lake surrounded by the majestic Tetons. Would rank it as a moderate hike from an endurance standpoint-switchbacks over a ridge from Jenny Lake landing dock, then a long stretch of gradually climbing next...More

Thank SkepticNTX
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

I hiked here while enjoying the Grand Tetons and couldn't have been happier. The first mile is switchbacks but then it levels off for 3-4 miles through Cascade Canyon. You're walking alongside a rushing river for the majority of the hike and there are waterfalls...More

Thank vsrose18
Reviewed 1 July 2017

My family of four (twins were 10 at time) did this hike in August 2014. We started at at 8:30am with the ferry across Jenny Lake, did the short distance to Inspiration Point and then the fun started! We stopped for a lunch break at...More

Thank FamilyFun20144
Reviewed 28 June 2017

We did this hike in June 2016 and I can't wait to go back. The beginning hike through Cascade Canyon is very pleasant and somewhat flat. However, once you get to the Fork, that climb starts to take its toll. Once we reached the upper...More

Thank Joyanne S
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

This hike is a rough one! So beginners stay back! For advanced hikers, you will love the steep switch backs and the great view from the lake.

Thank JCW22
Reviewed 14 September 2016

for a visual smorgasbord of what the teton range has to offer, consider the long way to lake solitude - we started up paintbrush canyon, snacked at holly lake, and then crossed paintbrush divide, where we ate lunch and gobbled up the views as well....More

1  Thank 3waytieforlast
Reviewed 8 September 2016

My son and I went on this hike along with our German exchange friend. We took the early boatride over on Jenny Lake and then started hiking. The trail was well marked and there weren't too many people until later in the day. We enjoyed...More

Thank Joel B
Reviewed 4 September 2016

That trip was one of the highlights of my Trails West tour. The hike was about 10 miles or so in, and same amount out. The hike was early in July and there was still plenty of snow around the lake. Thehike alternated between steep...More

Thank jbgusa
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Very long walk to get to the lake. Would recommend talking boat to other end of Jenny lake to get to start of trail. Bring lunch and start early. We did not see wildlife but you get amazing views of the mountains. Around the last...More

2  Thank Jacob R
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