String Lake

Mountains rise up from a valley lake.

Circle around String Lake for views of Mount St. John, Rockchuck Peak, and the Jackson Hole valley. Begin by heading south around the east shore of the lake for a more gradual elevation gain. This trail is mostly covered but passes through an older, open burned area below the peaks before ducking back into the trees.
The String Lake Loop is a 3.7 mile easy loop trail.
general fee is charged to enter Grand Teton National Park.
Park at the String and Leigh Lakes Trailhead for access to String Lake.
Accessibility Information
The String Lake trail is a 3.7 mile (6 km) roundtrip trail. The trail on the east side of the lake is relatively flat, with obstacles such as exposed roots and rock. The west side of the trail includes elevation gain to a ridge overlooking String Lake. 

Last updated: May 12, 2021