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Mirror Lake/Meadow Trail, Yosemite National Park

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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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  • In the early years, their was a lake that was a mirror of the mtn. Now it has become a nice meadow. I do miss the lake 
  • I love it here. I did the walk twice and took hundreds of photos. The walk was easy, for the most part. Some of the more rocky pathways come after the lake if you choose to continue on, which I recomm...  more »
  • Went to hike the trail from bus stop #17 all the way to Mirror Lake in December 2016. The hike takes about 1 hour round trip. During our visit there was snow/ice on the ground. But it was not slippery...  more »