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Address: Great Basin National Park, NV
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Hiking trail stretching 8.6 miles at Nevada's Great Basin National Park.

Hiking trail stretching 8.6 miles at Nevada's Great Basin National Park.

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Our first time on the Summit Trail was for the Full Moon Hike to Stella Lake. The trail was not bad. The second hike was using the same trail and then continuing on to Wheeler... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 August 2015
Cherie P
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Pahrump, Nevada, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2015

Our first time on the Summit Trail was for the Full Moon Hike to Stella Lake. The trail was not bad. The second hike was using the same trail and then continuing on to Wheeler Peak. About a mile after Stella Lake, the trail becomes brutal...you are above tree line and the altitude goes up quite quickly from about 10,000... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2015

Nice trail for first 2 miles but becomes brutal up to the summit. Well worth the pain for the spectacular view!

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