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Spur Trail

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Length


1.6 Miles 2.6 Kilometers


72' 22 m

Ascent

-89' -27 m

Descent

2%

Avg Grade (1°)

4%

Max Grade (2°)

6,716' 2,047 m

High

6,649' 2,027 m

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Shared By Tom Robson

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A lakeshore hike with awesome Teton Range views.

Tom Robson

Dogs Leashed

Features Birding · Lake · River/Creek · Views · Wildflowers · Wildlife

Description

The eastern section of Phelps Lake, Spur Trail, has awe-inspiring views of multiple Teton peaks, including: Albright Peak (10,552'), Prospectors Mountain (11,241'), Mount Hunt (10,783'), and Apres Vous Peak (9,508').

Spur Trail connects Phelps Lake Overlook trail to Boulder Ridge Trail and the Laurance S. Rockefeller Preserve (LSR Preserve).

Spur Trail has a great view of Open Canyon and its U-shaped nature. This canyon was formed during the last glacial maximum approximately 15,000 years ago!

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Jul 15, 2017
Ian Williamson
Attempted to get to jumping rock around 10 pm, but thunderstorms rolled in and we were forced to bail 5mi
May 25, 2015
Austin Mower

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#248

in Wyoming

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