Last updated: May 16, 2022
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Taggart Lake - Beaver Creek Loop
Extend the hike to Taggart Lake by following Beaver Creek to complete a loop. Leaving from the Taggart Lake Trailhead, hikers will wind up an aspen-covered moraine before the trail opens up to views of the Tetons. At the Bradley Lake trail split, stay left to access Taggart Lake. The trail then flattens out and heads to the lakeshore. From Taggart Lake, follow the trail left to complete the loop back to the parking lot. Hikers will find spectacular views of an alpine lake with the Teton Range behind.
The Taggart Lake - Beaver Creek Loop is an easy, 3.8 mi (6.1 km) loop trail with 620 ft (190 m) of elevation gain.
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Taggart Lake Trailhead
Park at the Taggart Lake Trailhead for access to the Taggart Lake - Beaver Creek Loop. The Taggart Lake Trailhead is a popular spot and often fills in summer. Arrive early to guarantee a parking spot. If parking along the road, follow all parking signs and pull fully off the main road.
In winter, the Taggart Lake - Beaver Creek Loop can be accessed with snowshoes or cross-country skies.
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The Taggart Lake - Beaver Creek Loop is an easy, 3.8 mi (6.1 km) loop trail with 620 ft (190 m) of elevation gain and an average slope of 6%. The trail gains and loses elevation and includes obstacles such as rocks, exposed roots, and stairs.