Take A Quiet And Serene Lake Trek On Lost Lake Trail In Iowa
Iowa’s state park system is one of the best in the country. The Hawkeye State has been completely transformed by beautiful trails, overlooks, and campgrounds that make our parks so accessible and easy for anyone to enjoy. Ledges State Park, in Madrid, is known for its breathtaking, otherworldly scenery. Take a look at one of the most popular Ledges State Park trails when you trek back to the hidden and serene Lost Lake.
The Lost Lake Trail is one of the best family-friendly hikes in Ledges State Park.
This easy loop trek is 1.5 miles long, and you'll find that even though it's quiet and remote, it's well maintained and easy for everyone to enjoy.
The wild scenery of Ledges State Park is on display! Keep an eye out for wildlife along Deer Creek as you make your way deeper into the park.
The Lost Lake Trail is pretty flat, but there are a few steps that take you to stunning overlooks and vistas.
While all of Ledges State Park is scenic, the views of Deer Creek from the Lost Lake Trail are hard to beat.
When you make your way to the shores of Lost Lake itself, you'll find a quiet little oasis waiting for you. It's the perfect spot for a picnic!
There are always plenty of frogs and turtles around this quiet, hidden lake. It's truly a natural oasis.
After you've conquered the Lost Lake Trail, be sure to make time to explore the rest of Ledges State Park.
You can find information about Lost Lake and other Ledges State Park trails
on the AllTrails website, here.
For more scenic and serene hikes in the Hawkeye State, read
Find Solitude Along The Whiterock Conservancy Trail, One Of Iowa’s Most Peaceful Hikes.
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Ledges State Park, P Avenue, Madrid, IA, USA