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Address: Grand Teton National Park, WY
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Scenic canyon excellent for hiking.

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Well worth the steep walk

We caught the shuttle boat across Jenny lake and walked the 0.9 mile up a steep climb to inspiration point. Beautiful walk, following waterfalls all the way up. Last bit is a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
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Glos
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We caught the shuttle boat across Jenny lake and walked the 0.9 mile up a steep climb to inspiration point. Beautiful walk, following waterfalls all the way up. Last bit is a little narrow, but worth it for the amazing view of Jenny lake and the mountains. We then carried on up to cascade canyon. Quite a steep climb, still... More 

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Great Falls, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The trail starts at Hidden Falls, then goes up Inspiration Point which is a pretty steep climb. The trail is for those in good shape. The trail wonders through Cascade Canyon and then climbs to Lake Solitude. The last mile or so is a little tough because of the climb and the altitude but once there, it's beautiful. Take a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016

If you have the opportunity to see this while in the Grand Tetons or Yellowstone, I highly recommend it. The views are amazing and Jaw dropping beautiful. Having hiked all over the USA this one stunned me and has left a forever impression on me. Can't wait to see it again.

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Huntsville, Alabama
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016

The canyon is very peaceful and relaxing. The snow capped mountains made the background worth the stop.

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Thank Napsterthecat
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

Some hikes are merely a highway to the destination...with the views at the end. Not Cascade Canyon. Whether you go 1/2 mile past Inspiration Point or 17 miles...stunning views the entire way!

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Concord, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016

After a fairly steep ascent to the Inspiration Point Y, Cascade Canyon is a gradual ascent on a good trail. There is often a bear and her cubs this year which can be fun or scary.

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Thank Chris K
Racine, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

This is one of the most beautiful places on earth but this time of year is too early to come to the canyon. We hiked around Jenny lake and ran into a bull moose which was ten yards away from us and didn't seem to care. Then we hiked up to cascade canyon and ran into another couple who were... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016 via mobile

Put in some time And explore this area in some detail The stunning vistas and experience will reward your time multiple times over. I think a highlight of the park

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Jackson, Wyoming
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015 via mobile

Since there already is a listing for the cascade canton trail, I review here the rest of the canyon, which will be somewhat more demanding than the trail which attracts 99 % of the canyons visitors. Baxter's pinnacle is more overlooking Jenny lake so it is in another domain but Guides Wall on Ice Point is a worthy destination for... More 

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englewood, nj
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015

After the boat ride to Jenny Lake - which makes sense, as it pays to conserve your energy for when u really need it - we did hidden falls and inspiration point. Inspiration point is quite steep- the entire way. But don't let that stop u - just keep stopping on the way. the day we were there was fairly... More 

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