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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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  • The trail to the lake was long and when you get there you are greeted with semi-cool views but still overrated and the trail is not marked to show that the better views are from the road that can be w...  more »
  • The path to mirror lake is fairly easy, and after one mile, you can take pictures of the lake. However, there is also a road which people who have bikes can use that is considerably shorter and provid...  more »
  • This is a 2 mile, fairly easy trail to an area of Tenaya Creek that is so smooth & clear - it looks like a mirror. Shuttle stop 17 in Half Dome Village - follow the sign down the trail. There's actual...  more »