String Lake, Grand Teton National Park

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String Lake is located in Grand Teton National Park, in the U. S. state of Wyoming. The natural lake is located at the outflow of Leigh Lake. A small wetland area is on the northwest side of the lake and is prime moose habitat. A short half mile (.8 km) long creek connects String Lake to Jenny Lake to the south. The lake can easily be accessed by vehicle and a number of trails commence from the String Lake trailhead parking area.
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  • August 9, 2017
    There is a easy paved trail. Swimminf, boating, picnicking. Trail goes around half of the lake. Wet lands at some of lake edge. Can be crowded near parking lots.  more »
  • August 6, 2017
    I love the Grand Tetons - even more than Yellowstone. We did the four mile hike around String Lake because we didn't have the time to do the 7 mile Jenny Lake hike. It was pretty easy - you're in the ...  more »
  • August 5, 2017
    We took a short hike along String Lake toward Leigh Lake. I wanted to be on the lake in a kayak. Perhaps I can do this next time. There are several hiking options from this area.  more »

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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.
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