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Beautiful and Tranquil

After a 1.8 mi hike from the highway you arrive at a small beautiful & peaceful lake. If you dare... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
FlynnDMD
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Farmington, Utah, United States
One of the better moderate hikes in Tahoe

I was going crazy reading others' reviews when trying to figure out whether I should do this with... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2016
pokerpro05
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Las Vegas, NV
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Nevada lake named for its large amount of eagles.
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Reviewed 3 days ago

After a 1.8 mi hike from the highway you arrive at a small beautiful & peaceful lake. If you dare you can take a quick dip to cool off or just wade your feet. The water is crystal clear. It's a popular hike and parking...More

Thank FlynnDMD
Reviewed 26 September 2016

I was going crazy reading others' reviews when trying to figure out whether I should do this with my 5-year-old. My kid is no hiking prodigy, but he has done some 2-3 mile hikes with hills near our home, so I was willing to give...More

2  Thank pokerpro05
Reviewed 28 June 2016

This a must visit when in South Lake Tahoe area and for that reason, it is very crowded. If you want to do a manageable hike with the family, this is a good one. Beware you will not be alone at least up to the...More

Thank babobear1
Reviewed 17 June 2016

This is a great hike with a waterfall along the way and ending at a very nice little alpine lake. The trail is uphill and can be a good workout. You get great views of Tahoe and a perfect little lake for a picnic lunch....More

Thank Steve W
Reviewed 1 January 2016

I highly recommend taking this hike and enjoying the relaxing views of the lake! The water is so refreshing and the views breath-taking!

Thank MarvinPam2013
Reviewed 14 November 2015

This place is spectacular. It was the perfect place to ask my girlfriend to marry me. The pristine water and the snow top mountains in the background is absolutely breathtaking. The hike to the lake is easy too. Lots of steps but completely bearable. Although...More

1  Thank Greg M
Reviewed 15 October 2015 via mobile

The 2 hour round-trip moderate difficulty trail ends at eagle lake. Beautiful, serene, picturesque and quiet. A must for hikers in the area. The trail is marked and unambiguous.

Thank yobrooks
Reviewed 2 September 2015

It's a beautiful, scenic location. Serene and gorgeous. Lots of kayaker so, boats and beach line area. Enjoy!

Thank KiJiKing
Reviewed 27 August 2015

The hike was not bad. I am not a fit person but I made it. The scenery along the way was amazing. You can even see Emerald Bay. The Lake was beautiful; serene, calm and inviting but we did not swim although some people swam...More

Thank marissany
Reviewed 3 August 2015 via mobile

Stopped off at eagle lake, and yes saw several Eagles. How fab. RV site was great, clean, full hook up, fire pit and clean loos. Very relaxing peaceful stay.

Thank Deborah J
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