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Lake Creek Trail

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Trail

1.9 mile 3.1 kilometer loop
Easy

Elevation

Ascent: 162' 49 m
Descent: -154' -47 m
High: 6,668' 2,032 m
Low: 6,539' 1,993 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 3% (2°)
Max Grade: 15% (8°)

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Trail shared by Tom Robson

Follow Lake Creek as it winds its way through dense forest to Phelps Lake and back.

Tom Robson

Features Birding · Fall Colors · Lake · Swimming · Views · Waterfall · Wildflowers · Wildlife

Description

This is a well-defined, heavily used interpretive trail following Phelps Lake's main outlet, Lake Creek, as it eventually makes its way to the Snake River. Be sure to enjoy the great vista situated at the southern tip of the lake as well as the established viewpoints along the creek.

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Jun 8, 2019
Robert Drouin
0.7mi
Jun 5, 2019
Sarah Gramm
May 31, 2019
Tessa Woods
1h 16m
Nov 21, 2018
Joshua Francis
lots of snow on the trail. it was slow going and we didn't make it all the way because of the snow but the trail was beautiful!! 0.5mi
Jul 18, 2018
Stephanie Freeman
Jun 9, 2018
Mark Knox
Sep 3, 2017
Adam Tilman
Aug 5, 2017
Eric Schmidt

Trail Ratings

  3.5 from 4 votes

#13

in South

#16952

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  3.5 from 4 votes
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#13

in South

#362

in Wyoming

#16,952

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Photos

Walking through the snow looking at frozen creek.
Nov 23, 2018 near Moose W…, WY
View across Phelps Lake.
Sep 7, 2018 near Moose W…, WY
Turquoise Spring
Sep 8, 2016 near Moose W…, WY

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