the Washbowl is an easy hike for children or photographers.There is a nice view just before the Washbowl. A nice two-fer with Chapel Pond providing a popular swimming spot.

Washbowl via Chapel Pond Trailhead: South on Route 73 from Lake Placid, past Keene Valley, south of Chapel Pond.

1.4 miles RT, Easy Walk

Time in hours:

Family with Young Kids: 30 minutes
Experienced Hiker: 30 minutes or less
Out of Shape Hiker: 30 minutes

Some photos courtesy Ian Plant. Read his blog post about this spot!

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