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Lake Creek Trail

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 3.7 (6)

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


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Map Key

1.9

Miles

3.1

KM

97%

Runnable

6,668' 2,032 m

High

6,539' 1,993 m

Low

162' 49 m

Up

154' 47 m

Down

3%

Avg Grade (2°)

15%

Max Grade (8°)

Dogs No Dogs

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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Shared By:

Tom Robson

Trail Ratings

  3.7 from 6 votes

#13

in South

#19830

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  3.7 from 6 votes
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Trail Rankings

#13

in South

#382

in Wyoming

#19,830

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Phelps Lake and the mouth of Death Canyon.
Nov 18, 2020 near Moose W…, WY
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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