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We did both sides of this little lake on 2 consecutive days, after we decided that crossing on one of the dams was not worth the risk of falling in. From a photographers point of view, it does not disappoint and I'm sure thousands of...More
Beautiful walk through the trees along the river to mirror lake. We walked through the trail though there was a paved option on the other side. Total of 2 hours return trip. Visited in December with a bit of water in the lake.
It was a nice trail which you can access by two ways. The trail is very accessible but it is recommended to take the trail rather than the road. Path through the woods is beautiful and refreshing.
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Park at the stables. Most folks take the road in to Mirror Lake, but we enjoyed the path through the woods. For a more extended hike, you can go around the lake (still dry in mid-November 2018). Restrooms are available there. Beautiful views of the...More
This walk is all in trees until you get to the lake - or empty pools! In October when we went there was no water in them, but they were still beautiful to see. However, walking in the trees is rather dull for me -...More
I was convinced to go check out Mirror Lake by my server at the Majestic, Erika. Because I am unable to walk far distances I have a handicapped placard and was able to drive close to the lake. Others have to hike in a ways....More
There is no water in the lake. The hike on the trail was very nice. You can ride a bike on a parallel trail almost to the same spot, but hike it. Fairly easy hike, with lots of trail work done by park.