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just beautiful

This is one of the most beautiful lakes in the area. Everywhere you look is so breathtaking. Be... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2018
geejam
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Central New York
Walking through beauty

We arrived in the area and wanted to immediately get out and about. This was the perfect flat... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2018
outsteppin
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Beaver Dam, Wisconsin
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Reviewed 3 November 2018

This is one of the most beautiful lakes in the area. Everywhere you look is so breathtaking. Be sure to check this out.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank geejam
Reviewed 15 October 2018

We arrived in the area and wanted to immediately get out and about. This was the perfect flat starter trail. We were able to take our time and enjoy the entire area.nthe trails around the lake are easy and the view from every spot was...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank outsteppin
Reviewed 30 September 2018

This is such a nice, easy walk along the lake. We didn't have a lot of time, so we walked along a short stretch of Leigh and String Lakes. I wish we had more time. It was beautiful, and not at all strenuous. There's even...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank karenlX6527ZK
Reviewed 20 September 2018

Hiked along the east side of String-Leigh-Bearpaw lakes, about a 7,5 mi hike. Great hiking trail! While a bit long for casual hikers, the grade is very gentle, and trail in good shape. The three lakes were stunning with crystal clear water reflecting the mountains,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Lawrence D
Reviewed 16 September 2018

lots of crowds, but go in the evening around 4pm and the crowds disappear. Swimming, relaxing, incredible views of the Tetons, Paradise. BUT lots of people between 11-4 pm

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank KulKat5
Reviewed 19 August 2018

The Leigh Lake Trail could be a long one, if you continue all the way to Bearpaw Lake. And, yet, the hike is both relatively easy (elevation gain is only 50 feet!), and filled with more gorgeous views of the Tetons. Park in the String...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank cmhprh
Reviewed 18 August 2018

Another beautiful lake in the Grand Tetons National Park. Hiked around it a bit but need to go back and kayak it a bunch. Very scenic.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Quadyak
Reviewed 7 August 2018

We did a lovely short walk from the parking to Leigh Lake and walked along String Lake to get there. Leigh Lake is large and beautiful and we were alone here. String Lake was nice as well.

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank traveladdict3500
Reviewed 15 July 2018

Good spot to dip your toes in the very icy water. parking is very tough be prepared you almost have to get lucky

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank rmyoung281
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Leave String Lake behind you and take the quiet, flat, trail along Leigh Lake where you can enjoy a primo view of Mt. Moran. The day we were there we could see fog coming off of the glacier on Mt. Moran and the clouds were...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank MiscJMM
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