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Williams Lake, Taos

Categories: Bodies of Water, Nature & Parks
Inspirock Rating:
4.6/5 based on 100+ 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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  • Park near The Bavarian parking lot at the top of the Ski Valley, and you can do the hike easily in 2.5 hours, less if you're fast and don't spend much time at the lake itself. It is a gentle gain in a...  read more »
  • Four of us found this to be the highlight of our day in Taos! The trail starts off very rocky but turns into easier dirt paths further up. If you wear good shoes you'll be fine. It's a gradual incline...  read more »
  • My husband and I were in Taos for the weekend to celebrate a wedding anniversary. We are around 60 and very actively physically. We both work out at the gym several times a week and are very fit. We w...  read more »
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