Amphitheater Lake, Grand Teton National Park

4.9
#7 of 8 in Trails in Grand Teton National Park
Amphitheater Lake is located in Grand Teton National Park, in the U. S. state of Wyoming. Amphitheater Lake is only west of Surprise Lake and can be accessed via a strenuous climb of just under round trip from the Lupine Meadows trailhead. Disappointment Peak is WNW of the lake.
To visit Amphitheater Lake on your trip to Grand Teton National Park, use our Grand Teton National Park vacation builder.
Source
Create an itinerary including Amphitheater Lake
map
Reviews
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
54 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • November 9, 2016
    Cool spot , but kind of hard to find and get to. Not for the week or weary. The hike is long and especially at the very end super steep.  more »
  • September 22, 2016
    It's all uphill! Make sure you're ready for a challenge and go early in the morning. After about the first mile, it's all switchbacks with elevation gain. Many people on the trail were struggling a bi...  more »
  • September 21, 2016
    This is a beautiful hike but very strenuous. It took 3 hours to get up to Amphitheater Lake. The weather was chilly and overcast when we began. It gave us great views of Bradley and Taggert Lakes! We ...  more »

Plan your trip to Grand Teton National Park

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Grand Teton National Park

You shouldn't have any problem finding a place to stay inside Grand Teton National Park. Choose from basic campgrounds, rustic lodges, and cabins, with some of these options sitting on nearby ranches. Jackson Lake Lodge offers unmatched, up-close views of the Tetons via 18.3 m (60 ft) tall panoramic windows in the lobby. Other places to stay are scattered throughout the park; some lie on Route 26, others on Route 287, and others still on Teton Park Road. Many park visitors opt to stay in the nearby town of Jackson, which serves as a popular base for a wide range of outdoor activities. Jackson features a complete spectrum of accommodations, from simple motels to luxury resorts plus a wealth of restaurants and bars. Book well in advance if you plan to visit during summer.
Live like a local, find unique places to stay
Millions of travel reviews on TripAdvisor

Plans in Grand Teton National Park by other users

15 days in Wyoming BY A USER FROM CANADA September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 19 days in United States BY A USER FROM CANADA September, outdoors, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: September, outdoors, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 60 days in United States BY A USER FROM FINLAND October, outdoors, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 60 days in United States BY A USER FROM FINLAND October, outdoors, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: October, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 21 days in United States BY A USER FROM POLAND July, teens, popular PREFERENCES: July, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 22 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 2 days in Grand Teton National Park BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 8 days in Wyoming BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 19 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM November, popular PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 9 days in Wyoming BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: September, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 35 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM August, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Wyoming BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, popular PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans