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Gorgeous, crowded beyond belief in June

I loved the Tetons better than Yellowstone, but this lake made me feel like I was back in the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
AllSpin
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Jersey City, New Jersey
Awesome

Awesome easy hike! This hike could easily be done with kiddos and there is great spots to stop and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Katelyn G
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A scenic lake with panoramic views.
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“easy hike” (6 reviews)
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Grand Teton National Park, WY
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Reviewed yesterday

I loved the Tetons better than Yellowstone, but this lake made me feel like I was back in the overly-packed stops in Yellowstone. You hike within inches of everyone else. Many kids running g ahead of their group, passing us, cutting us off like we...More

Thank AllSpin
Reviewed 1 week ago

Awesome easy hike! This hike could easily be done with kiddos and there is great spots to stop and let them swim! Such a peaceful hike with beautiful scenery and the clearest water I have ever seen! Definitely should check this out it took us...More

Thank Katelyn G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived the first day the northern entrance to Grand Tetons was opened. We were itching to hike somewhere but there was quite a bit of snow. We hiked along String Lake to Leigh Lake in about a foot of snow and along the edge...More

Thank Texans112
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The hike to Leigh Lake is easy and very scenic. I highly recommend it! Once you get to the lake, the view is spectacular! The hike takes you along String Lake too.

Thank LouLou324
Reviewed 27 April 2017

This is the hidden gem in the Grand Teton National Park. It is so peaceful and tranquil hiking the trail around the lake. There are several places where you can walk to points that jut into the lake to enjoy a private moment. Lovely!

Thank Ajit M
Reviewed 1 April 2017

We did a number of back pack hikes and this one too was beautiful. We packed a lunch and enjoyed the afternoon.

Thank Frank-in-MI
Reviewed 2 November 2016

All these lakes are a must see!! the hikes are not hard, just a few miles long but the views are spectacular.

Thank betty f
Reviewed 12 October 2016

This is a good place to pull of and relax, enjoy the lake and, maybe have a picnic. Parking is easy and there are many trails to hike.

Thank TallTraveler2013
Reviewed 3 October 2016

If pressed for time or not up to a tough hike, this is the spot. Right off the parking lot near Jenny Lake lodge you can spend 30 minutes or a couple of hours walking along the lake and enjoying the reflections of the Tetons...More

Thank ColoradoChilidog
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

The trail to this lake runs along string lake which is just lovely and then arrived at Leigh Lake which is dazzling. It is an easy walk with a great payoff off this gorgeous lake at the end.

Thank Michael W
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