Last updated: June 29, 2018
Climb a small hill for a view of Duck and Yellowstone lakes and the expanse of the 1988 fires that swept through this area. Trail descends to the shore of Duck Lake.
Safety notes: Always be aware of your surroundings.
Trailheads: West side of West Thumb Geyser Basin Parking Area.
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