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Mirror Lake/Meadow Trail, Yosemite National Park

Categories: Bodies of Water, Nature & Parks
Inspirock Rating:
3.3/5 based on 460+ reviews on the web
Hike around Mirror Lake/Meadow Trail and take in the beautiful scenery, including surrounding cliffs. In spring or early summer, the water swells and offers fantastic reflections, while during the low season it is playfully called "Mirror Meadow." No matter when you visit, the area offers plenty of tranquility. During your walk, be sure to check out the informational panels alongside the trail, which discuss the lake's seasonal qualities and some of the area's cultural history. Remember to wear comfortable hiking shoes and take plenty of water. Put Mirror Lake/Meadow Trail at the forefront of your travel plans using our Yosemite National Park travel itinerary maker.
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  • Mirror "Lake" was non-existent due to the dry fall season. I'm also told that the lake is naturally becoming a meadow anyway even without the current drought conditions. Regardless, I love this loop h...  read more »
  • We walked the path thru the woods/forest on the way to the lower pools of lake. Then crossed where water normally is and walked on the blacktop path back to bus stop. The path thru woods/forest does h...  read more »
  • For a little over 3 km, you will have a nice ride and a beautiful view on the Mirror Lake. Little difference in height, well shaded. Not long for teenagers who are reluctant to walk...
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