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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  • There are 2 trailheads on String Lake: 1) String Lake trailhead: connects south to Jenny Lake 2) Leigh Lake trailhead: connects north to Leigh Lake and has picnic area There is a 3.7 mi/6 km loop trai...  more »
  • Stumbled upon this lake and wow was it a find. Although we visited in September the beach at this lake was packed out with young families enjoying the lake. It was low key, laid back and very nice. A ...  more »
  • A ranger recommended this hike, and it was well worth it! Not too hard, the lake itself was so calm and peaceful, and the hikers we encountered were respectful of how peaceful this place was.  more »
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  • Nice lake for swimming in hot summer months

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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.
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