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This stunning subalpine lake is worth the hike in. The skyline at the Loch is dominated by the Sharktooth (12,630'), Mt Taylor (13,651') and Thatchtop Mountain (12,668').

Half-Day Hike: Hike in using the Loch Vale Route from the Glacier Gorge Junction TH or the Bear Lake TH.

Gem Type: Lake

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Brian Smith

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Jun 3, 2020
Carissa Aarsvold
25min mile up/23min mile back, took detour to bear lake as well. carried 3L water, 2 layers, 2 books, snacks, seltzer water, and other shiz. Used t…
Jan 25, 2020
Nate Paul
Jan 18, 2020
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Jan 10, 2020
Willy Fuller
Oct 5, 2019
Danielle Rourke
Sep 24, 2019
Angela Parreco
Sep 21, 2019
Stacey Fair
Sep 14, 2019
Nick Barendregt
A stunning view after a fairly low-commitment hike makes this very worthwhile!

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