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Lake Creek Trail

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Trail

1.9 mile 3.1 kilometer loop
97% Runnable
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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#13

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#13

in South

#362

in Wyoming

#17,007

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Photos

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

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