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Address: Yellowstone National Park, WY

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Boring and not a pretty lake.

Don't bother unless you plan to continue your hike to wolf lake. We parked at wolf lake, walked up the road to ice lake, and entered there. We walked past ice lake and onto wolf... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2015
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Lithia, Florida
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Reviewed 3 July 2016

We did it in early morning since this trail is close to Canyon Lodge where we stayed two nights in Yellowstone National Park. It was peaceful and beautiful. No one is in the trail. We saw mommy duck with her baby ducks swam in the lake. If you are short in time, you can skip this location. Yellowstone has tons... More 

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Lithia, Florida
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Reviewed 8 August 2015 via mobile

Don't bother unless you plan to continue your hike to wolf lake. We parked at wolf lake, walked up the road to ice lake, and entered there. We walked past ice lake and onto wolf lake. We crossed wolf lake and hiked to grebe lake then turned around and went towards wolf, across the lake and took the cascades trail... More 

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Jonesboro, Arkansas
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Reviewed 12 July 2015

Very good short hike if you only want to walk a mile or so. This is about a mile roundtrip and not very strenuous. Lots of ducks and geese in the lake. Mosquitoes can be bad in June and early July, so take bug spray. Trailhead is right on the road between Norris and Canyon.

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Reviewed 23 July 2014 via mobile

This is a pretty easy hike to do. Its approx half a mile. There are also overnight camps there. So with a permit, you can actually almost car camp over a beautiful small lake. There were some mosquitos. However long sleeve shirt and pants and we were fine. I did attempt to fly fish. However i didn't see any indications... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 14 September 2013

I wouldn't bother waling this short trail. The path is totally surrounded by fallen trees and the views of the small lake are poor. Just a few Canadian geese on the lake. We did meet an angler who said he had caught a few lake trout.

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Reviewed 31 August 2013

There are too many other interesting, beautiful trails in Yellowstone to spend limited time on this flat trail in burnt land on an insignificant lake.

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