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String Lake Trail

 3.9 (10)

Length


3.5 Miles 5.7 Kilometers


243' 74 m

Ascent

-253' -77 m

Descent

3%

Avg Grade (2°)

16%

Max Grade (9°)

7,109' 2,167 m

High

6,873' 2,095 m

Low

Shared By Tom Robson

Conditions


All Clear 17 hours ago
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Circumnavigate String Lake on this mellow, but very crowded trail.

Tom Robson

Dogs No Dogs

Features Fall Colors · Lake · River/Creek · Views · Wildflowers · Wildlife

Family Friendly The views along this trail are amazing. Get the whole family up close and personal with the Grand Teton giants.

Description

Turn west off the Teton Park Road at North Jenny Lake Junction and continue roughly 1.5 miles to the String Lake Trailhead.

The trail originates at the south end of String Lake and heads north along the eastern lakeshore. This portion of trail is flat and meandering. As you round the northern end of the lake, you'll pass a junction with Leigh Lake Trail and Paintbrush Canyon shortly thereafter. Simultaneously, the trail begins climbing moderately up the hillside above the lake. It then contours and descends to a terminating junction with Jenny Lake.

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Check-Ins

Sep 23, 2018
Preston Roe
3.5mi
Sep 12, 2018
Scott Street
Aug 9, 2018
Joseph Alexander
Jul 18, 2018
Stephanie Freeman
Jun 29, 2018
Gary Nolder
Jun 22, 2018
Terri Erwin
Sep 9, 2017
Kate Muller
Aug 26, 2017
Donna Loren

Trail Ratings

  4.0 from 9 votes

#17

in West

#5693

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  4.0 from 9 votes
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#17

in West

#133

in Wyoming

#5,693

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