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amazing place

beautiful lakes, you can swim, you can fish you are going to enjoy the view, bring something to... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Benjamin L
The Mountains are Calling and you Should Go

and have lunch at Bassetts, too. Great drive from Graeagle to Lakes Basin. Stopped at lower... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Catherine E
Sedona, Arizona
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Reviewed yesterday

beautiful lakes, you can swim, you can fish you are going to enjoy the view, bring something to eat, bring chairs and beers, but clean before you leave.

Thank Benjamin L
Reviewed 1 week ago

and have lunch at Bassetts, too. Great drive from Graeagle to Lakes Basin. Stopped at lower Sardine for photo snaps and then up Packer Lake Road to the saddle and the PCT for more snaps. Not much traffic. Roads good. Great views and ah, the...More

Thank Catherine E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We hiked 3 miles of the Lakes Basin Loop trail counterclockwise (to the right) to include Long Lake, Cub Lake, Little Bear Lake and Big Bear lake. The first mile to reach the elevation of Long Lake was steep with small rocks underfoot, but it...More

Thank whenyoudream
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Wow what can I say what a beautiful place anduring so peaceful, our first time there and we will be going back, my husband put his kayak in the water and took off didn't see him for about an hour my dog loved it, you...More

Thank Penny F
Reviewed 10 July 2017

This area is a must for the outdoor adventurist.....many hikes including a beautiful waterfall hike at Frazier Falls. Don't miss the Brewing Lair-best Brewery ever!

Thank stormiecmt
Reviewed 26 May 2017

We have been coming here for six years. They had a ton of snow and rain this year. Streams are flowing like I have never seen. Most of the trails are still closed but hopefully more will open. Graeagle and Sardine lodge are open. You...More

Thank laf1714
Reviewed 2 May 2017

If you're in Reno, NV or Truckee, CA, Graeagle is a short drive form US 395 North to Highway 70 (from Reno). This is a small town and very peaceful.

Thank Manuel L
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Camping with a family, multigenerational and multi-interest? This is your spot. Hikes for everyone; fishing; mountain biking; swimming; dog-friendly; quiet; beautiful. Just go.

Thank veggiejan
Reviewed 31 August 2016

My husband and I kayaked Gold Lake almost the entire lake one day and swam. Careful it can get windy in the afternoon there. Another day we hiked about 6 miles round trip to Long Lake from Graeagle Lodge a very long hard uphill hike...More

Thank TravelGoddess61
Reviewed 14 August 2016

We departed from Round Lake (near Gold Lake Lodge) for a 4.5 hour hike at a leisure pace. We saw Lake Veronica, Gold Lake, Silver Lake, Cub Lake, Little Bear and Big Bear lakes. We even dove in the pristine and clear lakes, and dropped...More

Thank FaithGalati
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