Take an easy walk along Lake Creek to the shore of Phelps Lake. The trail begins at the Laurence S. Rockefeller Preserve and winds through the surrounding forest and along the banks of Lake Creek. Once at Phelps Lake, the forest opens up to reveal the lake and views into Death Canyon. Follow the Woodland Trail to complete the loop back.
The Lake Creek-Woodland Trail Loop is an easy, 3 m/4.8 km loop trail.
Laurence S. Rockefeller Preserve
Park at the Laurence S. Rockefeller Preserve for access to the Lake Creek-Woodland Trail Loop. Parking is limited.
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Lake Creek-Woodland Trail loop is a 3 mile (4.8 km) roundtrip hike. The trail is wide and mostly level, although rocks and exposed roots may be found.
Last updated: May 17, 2021