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Phelps Lake Trail

Moose-Wilson Road, Grand Teton National Park, WY
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Family vacation exploring Teton National Park

Great hike take your swimsuit and jump off the huge boulder sitting on the edge of the lake at the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
b568
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Wildwood, Missouri
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Excellent morning hike! I recommend getting here early, we got here around 8:30am and took the last... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Katelyn G
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Moose-Wilson Road, Grand Teton National Park, WY

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Great hike take your swimsuit and jump off the huge boulder sitting on the edge of the lake at the 2.5 mile mark.

Thank b568
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent morning hike! I recommend getting here early, we got here around 8:30am and took the last parking spot, there are only 50 spots at the L Rockefeller Preserve to park at otherwise you will be waiting in line. The hike it also very peaceful...More

3  Thank Katelyn G
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Great views... our six years old son made it all around without complaining. Of course he was tired but it was nice hike which I would recommend even for people who are not in good shape. We loved it. We have seen several people jumping...More

Thank fik2000
Reviewed 3 May 2017

This is a beautiful, rustic hike in the woods ending at Phelps Lake. I was there at the end of September with trail markers warnings of bear sightings on the trail every other day for the last 2 weeks. We never saw any, but tried...More

Thank Jan S
Reviewed 18 October 2016

If you don't feel fit enough to tackle some of the more strenuous hikes in GTNP, then this is for you. It's a must-do for those less adventurous or acclimatised to altitude. I went in October so the trail was not busy at all (the...More

Thank Rachael D
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Someone suggested this hike and it did not dissppoint -we somehow lost the main trail but easily found the lake adding maybe .5 mi. Hike is short - slightly uphill going there the lake is beutifull offering mountain reflections and clear water. Get away from...More

Thank Chris D
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Easily the best easy to moderate longish hike in the park. Limited parking at Rockefeller Preserve keeps numbers some what in check. To make it on the EZier side, take the creek trail straight to the lake--as straight as it can be and very rocky...More

Thank njcycle
Reviewed 17 September 2016

Coming to Jackson Hole means hiking in the Tetons, and if you are lucky enough to find your way to the Laurance Rockefeller Preserve and find a parking spot, this trip is unforgettable! It's an easy walk through the woods with very little incline, about...More

1  Thank caringinthemoment
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We entered at Rockefeller entrance. Took about a half hour to get parking space. Limited number of folks let in. Hiked to jumping rock. It was awesome. About 6 miles round trip at most. Well worth it. Take bear spray.

Thank Bill K
Reviewed 19 August 2016

Wow! What an adventure! We hiked 7 miles through the woods and then next to the lake. After switchbacks to get up and over a mountain, we enjoyed a family stroll along Phelps Lake to Huckleberry Point where we relaxed with our feet in the...More

Thank balch4
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