It is a 1.8-mile loop trail that makes a shape somewhat like two long Christmas stockings. Wildlife is abundant in these parts. My wife and I hiked a little more than an hour up Jesusita trail (Inspiration Point). The overlook, known as Inspiration Point, provides a spectacular panoramic view out over Los Angeles. The trail is lined with eucalyptus trees and ascends to an overlook with benches and trash receptacles. Lowe Rd with an option to take the Sunset Ridge Trail back to the parking area. Once you’ve been inspired, return the way you came down Jesusita Trail to Tunnel Road. This singletrack trail has some loose rock in the first section but nothing too technical. This trail is a loop through Will Rogers State Park that connects to numerous trails, including segments of the Backbone Trail System. If you have time, it's worth checking out. Wild marmots zips through the pristine conifer forest floor as you ascend. Stay Right Here Mt. LENGTH: 9.5 miles/ … WARNING! Take the Mt. Lowe Railway Trail to finish your loop of Inspiration Point and Echo Mountain. Inspiration Point Loop Trail meets back up with the single track after 0.4 miles, and those pressed for time can cut that distance in half by taking the narrower steeper trail. Trails While no trails lead down into the canyon from the steep cliffs of Inspiration Point, the Rim Trail extends south to Bryce Point and north to Sunset Point. The Lake Loop Trail begins as a fairly unused off-road vehicle trail for park use. Inspiration Point does not have any official trails of its own, but owns a great, perpendicular view of many of the famous landmarks of Bryce Point, and … The cliffs of Inspiration Point are exceptionally dangerous as they are … We hiked late in the day starting around 4:00 and there were still hundreds of people on the trail and many people waiting to catch the last boats back to the parking area at Jenny Lake. For folks wanting to do everything, this route consists of the Echo Canyon, Upper Rhyolite Canyon, Sarah Deming, Heart of Rocks, Big Balanced Rock, Inspiration Point, Mushroom Rock and Ed Riggs trails. Lowe Railway Trail. The trail is washed-out in some places with deep ruts. At the center is the trail’s literal highpoint – Inspiration Point. Inspiration Point provides a wonderful view of the most of the park as well as the Bitter Creek/Roman Nose Canyon area to the north. The trail is lined with eucalyptus trees and ascends to an overlook with benches and trash receptacles. After around one mile on the dirt trail, you'll see a sign for the Backbone Trail, turn left and continue up (north) onto the Backbone Trail. 8.5 miles- You’ll have finished the loop and will have returned to the asphalt Mt. The hike is 3.75 miles to Inspiration Point and back, or about 4.05 miles round trip if you add the side trail to Historic Inspiration Point. We hiked to Inspiration Point via the trail from String Lake as there was no parking anywhere near Jenny Lake. Shortly into the hike, you will pass a side trail leading to Hidden Falls. From Will Roger State Park, take the Inspiration Loop Trail as it bends to the southwest and back to the north. Starting from the boat dock, the trail is only a 1.1 mile climb to Inspiration Point (2.2 miles round trip). The footing was good for the whole of the hike after the first 200 yards. DESCRIPTION: This trail is a loop through Will Rogers State Park that connects to numerous trails in the park, including the Backbone Trail, which runs along Inspiration Point Loop Trail for a short segment on the western side. Looking down over the polo field from Inspiration Point Loop Trail. Inspiration Point sits along the lower leg of the Rim Trail, just to the west of the Cathedral down in the amphitheatre. 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