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Williams Lake, Taos

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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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  • I've been to Williams Lake several times and love it. The views are amazing and the hike up is tough, but short. I went three times this summer (June, July and August of 2016). When I hiked there in J...  more »
  • This is worth the day trip. From the town of Taos, Taos Ski Valley is about 40 minute drive. The hike is worth the time. Remember you are going to over 9,000 feet in the Ski Valley and then higher to ...  more »
  • 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 »