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Lake Solitude, Grand Teton National Park

Categories: Bodies of Water, Nature & Parks
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5/5 based on 35+ reviews on the web
Lake Solitude is a lake located in Grand Teton National Park, in the U.S. state of Wyoming. The 0.5mi in circumference natural lake is situated at the head of north Cascade Canyon and is a popular destination for hikers and backpackers. From the Cascade Canyon trailhead on the west shore of Jenny Lake, the lake is a distance of and there is an altitude gain of along the Cascade Canyon Trail and Lake Solitude Trail. An alternate route to the lake from the north begins at String Lake and steeply climbs through Paintbrush Canyon to Paintbrush Divide on the Paintbrush Canyon Trail and then descends to Lake Solitude after a 11.5mi hike with an altitude increase of over to the divide.
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  • 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, wher...  read more »
  • 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...  read more »
  • That trip was one of the highlights of my Trails West tour. The hike was about 10 miles or so in, and same amount out. The hike was early in July and there was still plenty of snow around the lake. Th...  read more »
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