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Williams Lake, Taos

(4.6/5 based on 110+ reviews on the web)
Williams Lake is an alpine lake in Taos County, New Mexico, United States, located high in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains below Wheeler Peak in the Wheeler Peak Wilderness of Carson National Forest. The lake is accessible via the Williams Lake Trail from the trailhead in Taos Ski Valley.
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  • We are in our 50s and hike all over the country on moderate trails. We would call this one a little bit more than moderate. Probably because of the snow and the altitude . We had our snowshoes on and ...  more »
  • Great place to stop and get information on all the attractions in the area. Plenty of parking, friendly staff, clean restrooms, Free WIFI. 
  • If you are in shape and acclimated to altitude, this is an easy hike. Rocky road initially, I wore hiking shoes which were perfect, although a good pair of sturdy walking shoes will do fine. Person I ...  more »