Jenny Lake, WY Trails and Parks

Jenny Lake has 20 trails in the vicinity, including 20 hiking trails. These trails range from 1.2 to 19 miles in length. The most popular trails are Surprise and Amphitheater Lakes Lupine Meadows Trailhead, Garnet Canyon to Spalding Falls Lupine Meadows Trailhead and Hidden Falls and Inspiration Point South Jenny Lake Trailhead to Cascade Canyon. Trails.com member Adam G. recently completed Cascade Canyon to the Canyon Fork.
  • Surprise and Amphitheater Lakes Lupine Meadows TrailheadView Trail Details

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    Jenny Lake, WY

    • Hiking  
    •  5 hours
    •  9.6 miles
    •  Guide

    The Lupine Meadows trailhead is the access point into Garnet Canyon, a steep, backcountry canyon that drains from the park’s centerpiece Teton ...

  • Moose PondsView Trail Details

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    Jenny Lake, WY

    • Hiking  
    •  1.5 hours
    •  3 miles
    •  Guide

    The Moose Ponds are a set of three ponds in a lush, stream-fed marshy bowl. The ponds sit near the south end of Jenny Lake beneath the jagged ...

  • Cascade Canyon to the Canyon ForkView Trail Details

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    Jenny Lake, WY

    • Hiking  
    •  5 hours
    •  9.2 miles
    •  Guide

    Cascade Canyon is a U-shaped, glacial-carved canyon with a wide, expansive floor and steep, mile-high walls. The hike up the canyon is one of ...

  • Hidden Falls and Inspiration Point South Jenny Lake Trailhead to Cascade CanyonView Trail Details

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    Jenny Lake, WY

    • Hiking  
    •  1.5–3 hours
    •  1.8 miles
    •  Guide

    This hike is one of the most popular trails in the national park. Inspiration Point, on the west edge of Jenny Lake, sits atop an outcropping ...

  • Paintbrush Canyon Trail to Holly Lake: Leigh Lake TrailheadView Trail Details

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    Jenny Lake, WY

    • Hiking  
    •  6 hours
    •  2.6 miles
    •  Guide

    Holly Lake is nestled in a gorgeous alpine setting within a glacial cirque at the base of Mount Woodring in Paintbrush Canyon. The views from ...

  • Jenny Lake Loop from South Jenny Lake TrailheadView Trail Details

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    Jenny Lake, WY

    • Hiking  
    •  4 hours
    •  5 miles
    •  Guide

    Jenny Lake sits in a glacial moraine at the mouth of Cascade Canyon beneath the spectacular Teton peaks. The lake is the second largest lake ...

  • Christian PondView Trail Details

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    Jenny Lake, WY

    • Hiking  
    •  1 hour
    •  1.2 miles
    •  Guide

    Christian Pond is a small lake mostly covered with pond lilies and other vegetation. It usually hosts nesting trumpeter swans that you can view ...

  • Surprise and Amphitheater LakesView Trail Details

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    Jenny Lake, WY

    • Hiking  
    •  5 to 6 hours
    •  9.6 miles
    •  Guide

    This is one of the most popular hikes in the park, so expect to see lots of people on the trail and a large parking lot full of vehicles at the ...

  • Cascade CanyonView Trail Details

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    Jenny Lake, WY

    • Hiking  
    •  5 to 6 hours (for the entire route)
    •  9.8 miles
    •  Guide

    The mouth of Cascade Canyon around Hidden Falls is perhaps the most heavily used spot in Grand Teton National Park. Thousands of park visitors ...

  • Jenny LakeView Trail Details

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    Jenny Lake, WY

    • Hiking  
    •  4 to 5 hours
    •  7.7 miles
    •  Guide

    There aren’t many hikes of this distance that follow the shoreline of a beautiful lake the entire way. This makes the Jenny Lake Loop hike one ...

  • Bradley LakeView Trail Details

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    Jenny Lake, WY

    • Hiking  
    •  3 hours
    •  4.9 miles
    •  Guide

    Bradley Lake, like Taggart Lake, was named for a member of the 1872 Hayden Expedition and, also like Taggart Lake, is one of the most accessible ...

  • Taggart LakeView Trail Details

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    Jenny Lake, WY

    • Hiking  
    •  2 hours
    •  4 miles
    •  Guide

    The short lollipop hike to Taggart Lake, named for the chief geologist of the 1872 Hayden Expedition, is one of the most accessible and popular ...

  • Leigh LakeView Trail Details

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    Jenny Lake, WY

    • Hiking  
    •  2.5 to 3.5 hours
    •  5.6 miles
    •  Guide

    Although Leigh Lake is a great hike in July, August, and September, it can also be a good choice in June, even May in a low-snow year. The snow ...

  • Moose PondsView Trail Details

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    Jenny Lake, WY

    • Hiking  
    •  1.5 to 2 hours
    •  2.6 miles
    •  Guide

    The area around South Jenny Lake is heavily developed— and a bit confusing to the first-time visitor. Fortunately, if necessary, you can get ...

  • String LakeView Trail Details

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    Jenny Lake, WY

    • Hiking  
    •  2 to 2.5 hours
    •  3.4 miles
    •  Guide

    Short hikes really don’t get much nicer than this one, a flat loop around a gorgeous mountain lake in the shadow of the high peaks. It’s also ...

  • Leigh Lake to Bearpaw Lake: Leigh Lake TrailheadView Trail Details

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    Jenny Lake, WY

    • Hiking  
    •  3.5 hours
    •  7.4 miles
    •  Guide

    This level hike meanders along the east shore of Leigh Lake to Bearpaw Lake, a tree-lined lake at the base of Mount Moran. The trail offers magnificent ...

  • String Lake Loop: String Lake TrailheadView Trail Details

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    Jenny Lake, WY

    • Hiking  
    •  2 hours
    •  3.6 miles
    •  Guide

    String Lake is a long and narrow lake connecting Jenny Lake to Leigh Lake along the base of the Teton peaks. String Lake is a shallow, sandy ...

  • North Fork Cascade Canyon to Lake SolitudeView Trail Details

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    Jenny Lake, WY

    • Hiking  
    •  7 hours
    •  4.5 miles
    •  Guide

    Lake Solitude is a gorgeous high mountain lake at the head of the North Fork of Cascade Canyon. The 50-acre lake sits in a glacial depression ...

  • South Fork Cascade Canyon to Hurricane PassView Trail Details

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    Jenny Lake, WY

    • Hiking  
    •  10 hours
    •  19 miles
    •  Guide

    Hurricane Pass sits at the head of the South Fork of Cascade Canyon at 1 0,372 feet. The pass is on the national park boundary on the west side ...

  • Garnet Canyon to Spalding Falls Lupine Meadows TrailheadView Trail Details

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    Jenny Lake, WY

    • Hiking  
    •  5 hours
    •  2 miles
    •  Guide

    Garnet Canyon is a rugged, narrow, V-shaped canyon draining from the upper Teton peaks. The canyon is surrounded by Disappointment Peak, Tepee ...