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Fern Lake Trail

I would rate this as a moderate hike. It goes for a total distance of around seven miles. Beware... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Rick G
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San Francisco, California
Hike to paradsie

The Fern Lake trail is steep and rocky but the reward at the end is paradise. 3.2 mile hike to a... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2018
moer177
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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3 weeks ago
“Fern Lake Trail”
12 Sep 2018
“Hike to paradsie”
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I would rate this as a moderate hike. It goes for a total distance of around seven miles. Beware of the altitude. It affected the distance we went. It si beautiful country and we were able to take in some gorgeous views. Bring plenty of...More

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Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

The Fern Lake trail is steep and rocky but the reward at the end is paradise. 3.2 mile hike to a secluded lake filled with brownies and stunning views along the way. I hiked alone for some “me” time and I didn’t encounter another human...More

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Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

A hard 1 1/2 hours uphill climb to Fern Lake but worth it. Beautiful place, very quiet, waters crystal clear. About 2 1/2 hour round trip.

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Reviewed 2 April 2018

We went on this hike when the lake was covered in ice .. it was stunning. This is and easy and beautiful hike, with mountain vistas that are inspiring. Highly recommended ...

1  Thank buzzearl
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Definitely a strenous hike, all uphill until you arrive. Starts out with traditional not so steep switshbacks with incredible views down to the lakes below and to Horsetail Falls. Then it gets really steep, but all on good trails. We arrived and as was mentioned...More

1  Thank grboston01
Reviewed 26 December 2016

Not many people know about this lake or trail and it took me good amount of reading local trail resources and talking to locals including those at the Lee Vining tourism center. Make sure to get a trail map and you are prepared for the...More

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