Hidden Lake (Montana)

Hidden Lake (Montana) in MT, USA


This trail was given a rating of 4 out of 5 stars This trail was given a rating of 4 out of 5 stars This trail was given a rating of 4 out of 5 stars This trail was given a rating of 4 out of 5 stars This trail was given a rating of 4 out of 5 stars
6 miles
4hours
moderate
Hiking
Fall, Summer
US City
User bfcoffey
Elevation gain: 150 m (to lookout).

Elevation loss: 250 m (from lookout to lake).

The Hidden Lake trail is one of those short gems that anyone can enjoy, at least to the lookout (2.5km). Unfortunately, with a trail this good and this easy, it's like downtown at rush hour on any day in July or August.

Starting at the Logan Pass visitor centre in Glacier National Park , the trail follows a paved, then boardwalk trail through alpine meadows filled with endless wildflowers. This portion is 2.5km and gains 150m in elevation. At the end is a spectacular viewpoint, overlooking Hidden Lake, Bearhat Mt and Mt Reynolds. Most of the tourists stop here.

The trail to the lake is a 2.5km descent of 250m of moderate, rocky switchbacks. The 10km distance is return.

Directions:

The trail starts behind the Logan Pass visitor centre in Glacier National Park. Just follow the hordes, but PLEASE stay on the trail.

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By trail_and_errorPosted By: trail_and_error  - Thu Aug 27 10:57:56 EDT 2009 Not Rated Upside Beautiful views, plenty of wildlife, wildflowers are everywhere, hidden lake is a sight to behold. Downside Hoards of people. Mind you, once you get past the lookout the crowd thins out entirely. Comment Worth doing for a short easy hike to a beautiful view.


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