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Lake Solitude

Grand Teton National Park, WY
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Lake Solitude Trail Hike

6/16/18. This is an awesome trail with abundant wildlife and vistas. My wife and I started on a... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
D9553MXmichaelh
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San Diego
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Everything I had hoped for.

I have done several hikes in the Tetons during my summers there. There are none anymore gratifying... read more

Reviewed January 3, 2018
Pauluno
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Homosassa, Florida
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A scenic lake popular with hikers and located in Grand Teton National Park.
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  • Very good4%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
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“north fork” (4 reviews)
“cascade canyon” (17 reviews)
“water filter” (2 reviews)
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Grand Teton National Park, WY
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"north fork"
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"water filter"
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"long hike"
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"views are spectacular"
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"beginners"
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

6/16/18. This is an awesome trail with abundant wildlife and vistas. My wife and I started on a rainy morning using the boat to cross Jenny Lake to the trail head. The trail starts up a steady incline on a highly trafficked path through the...More

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Reviewed January 3, 2018

I have done several hikes in the Tetons during my summers there. There are none anymore gratifying to a day hiker than Lake Solitude. I had tried 3 times prior with no success. Too much snow on one hike, started way too late in the...More

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Reviewed October 2, 2017

We did this hike as part of an overnight camping trip, Frankly, I was amazed at the people who hiked up and back in a day. Frankly, half of them were GREY as they booked it up. Is it worth it, guys? It's at serious...More

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Reviewed September 11, 2017

A wonderful hike in the Park that ends in a beautiful alpine lake surrounded by the majestic Tetons. Would rank it as a moderate hike from an endurance standpoint-switchbacks over a ridge from Jenny Lake landing dock, then a long stretch of gradually climbing next...More

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Reviewed July 30, 2017 via mobile

I hiked here while enjoying the Grand Tetons and couldn't have been happier. The first mile is switchbacks but then it levels off for 3-4 miles through Cascade Canyon. You're walking alongside a rushing river for the majority of the hike and there are waterfalls...More

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Reviewed July 1, 2017

My family of four (twins were 10 at time) did this hike in August 2014. We started at at 8:30am with the ferry across Jenny Lake, did the short distance to Inspiration Point and then the fun started! We stopped for a lunch break at...More

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Reviewed June 28, 2017

We did this hike in June 2016 and I can't wait to go back. The beginning hike through Cascade Canyon is very pleasant and somewhat flat. However, once you get to the Fork, that climb starts to take its toll. Once we reached the upper...More

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Reviewed January 29, 2017 via mobile

This hike is a rough one! So beginners stay back! For advanced hikers, you will love the steep switch backs and the great view from the lake.

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Reviewed September 14, 2016

for a visual smorgasbord of what the teton range has to offer, consider the long way to lake solitude - we started up paintbrush canyon, snacked at holly lake, and then crossed paintbrush divide, where we ate lunch and gobbled up the views as well....More

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Reviewed September 8, 2016

My son and I went on this hike along with our German exchange friend. We took the early boatride over on Jenny Lake and then started hiking. The trail was well marked and there weren't too many people until later in the day. We enjoyed...More

Thank Joel B
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