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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  • Trail around String Lake was the best one we hiked. We are in our 50s - not in great shape, so finding a good hiking trail within our abilities made the trip to the Tetons. Great view of the lake - ea...  more »
  • The loop trail around this lake is very scenic and not strenuous. There are good views of the mountains and, when you get to the west side, there are good views out to the east. The aspens on the west...  more »
  • String Lake is fabulous! It's small; it's mostly shallow (just inches deep, in some places!), which means it can actually warm up some in the summer; it's got drop-dead gorgeous views of the Tetons; i...  more »

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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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