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hiking
2 days ago

If you are not prepared it can be a tough go.
There are 3 main accents which will test your endurance but the reward of incredible views is well worth the 2+ hour accent.
Hiking poles is recommended due to the loose rock in the trail especially for the way down.
Will do the Kinglet Lake turn off next time.

Great family hike with lots of viewing areas of the falls. Not too busy yet this time of year.

Wonderful scenery! Very short hike from the campground with a few steps of steep hill. There is a daytime use picnic area as well as a campground with a self registration desk. Even on a long weekend we found empty spots. The management is very friendly and regularly patrols the campground. Very clean and well maintained.

This is a beautiful but steep trail. Don't hike this trail if you are scared of a challenge! My friends and I decided to spend May long up at the lake and camp; when we arrived at the lake it was frozen and still had a fair amount of snow all around the lake. We decided to truck through the snow to the far end of the lake where we found the campsite. I had done this trail years before also and it snowed on us in the middle of July.... life in the mountains! Regardless of all the snow both times it was a beautiful hike and a peaceful place to camp.

backpacking
6 days ago

Rating would have been higher if not for half the trail covered in snow and lake also covered (May long weekend). aside from that, amazing views from the south ridge.

Nice easy hike for the most part. Well travelled trail until after the first waterfall and then the traffic and trail thins out. Beautiful and serene!

Nice easy hike for the most part. Well travelled trail until after the first waterfall and then the traffic and trail thins out. Beautiful and serene!

7 days ago

Well maintained. Moderate traffic. Low elevation gain for the majority of the trail, with some pick up right before you get to the first falls. Gorgeous views of the falls with excellent viewing platforms. Family friendly hike, though you'll want to keep little ones close by as the drop would be fatal.

backpacking
14 days ago

amazing beauty! every year I at least go 4 times!

love this hike. step and constant but beautiful