Horseshoe Lake Trail, Denali National Park and Preserve

#4 of 7 in Trails in Denali National Park and Preserve
Hiking Trail · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
Horseshoe Lake Trail is located in Denali National Park and Preserve. Plan to visit Horseshoe Lake Trail and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Denali National Park and Preserve attractions using our Denali National Park and Preserve trip itinerary planner.
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  • Easier level hike, fantastic place to view beavers and their dams! Was able to get up close and personal with the beavers without invading their space. Well maintained path made hiking easier as well!  more »
  • This is a really short hike. There is a large hill but it is not too steep and has steps built in. Lots of great and varied scenery in a short hike. You can sometimes see moose feeding in the...  more »
  • Amazing trail. Got to watch beavers build a dam for over an hour. Unmatched experience as far as hiking trails go in the park. Just freaking awesome. We also got charged by moose here so be careful!
  • Excellent well marked trails. Saw red squirrel, a big beaver and a moose 20 feet off trail. Almost walked into her. No problems though, we were quiet and still and she just meandered away

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