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Rocky Mountain National Park :: Grand Lake, CO

Rocky Mountain National Park covers approximately 260,000 acres along both sides of the Continental Divide about 70 miles northwest of Denver. High mountain lakes, streams, and rivers are found throughout the park and most require some hiking, with v

Deer Mountain (Rocky Mountain National Park) :: Drake, CO

There’s a hike, a scenic drive and wildlife viewing all for your pleasure on this outing to a Colorado natural treasure. Rocky Mountain National Park is a wonderful, natural treasure, just two hours from Denver by car. Filled with gorgeous lakes, imp

Rocky Mountain National Park Trails :: Estes Park, CO

Glaciation has left its indelible imprint here like nowhere else in Colorado. The park contains valley after valley of glacial lakes placed one after another like beads on a string. In excavating their trademark U-shaped valleys, the glaciers of Rock

Rocky Mountain National Park: Gem Lake :: Estes Park, CO

Gem Lake, if you’ll pardon the pun, is a jewel. Located on the eastern edge of Rocky Mountain National Park, this trailhead is one of the closest to the town of Estes Park.

Rocky Mountain National Park: Lily Mountain :: Estes Park, CO

Lily Mountain is ideal for visitors who don’t have the time or money to hike Rocky Mountain National Park. Lily Mountain, a classic alpine hike with rewarding views and a steady climb, is often passed over for other hikes in the vicinity, such as Twi

Rocky Mountain National Park: Longs Peak :: Estes Park, CO

The excursion up this awe-inspiring mountain blurs the lines between a hike and a climb. The 15 miles will likely rank among the most spectacular yet hard-earned miles you have ever hiked. This mountain displays both imposing stature and magnific

Rocky Mountain National Park: Storm Pass Trail to Estes Cone :: Estes Park, CO

Estes Cone looks like an inactive volcano cone. In this book we will profile the trail from Longs Peak trailhead, even though two other access points lead to Estes Cone. This mostly shaded trail is a nice hike in the summer. It is also a good hik

Rocky Mountain National Park: Twin Sisters :: Estes Park, CO

The Twin Sisters sit at the easternmost edge of Rocky Mountain National Park and are accessed without entering the park. The trail winds through forest with some of the best panoramic views of Longs Peak. This is a great conditioning climb for those

Bridal Veil Falls (at Rocky Mountain National Park) :: Estes Park, CO

Waterfall lovers will delight at this combination fall that tumbles down from on high as a cascade, slips along low-angle rock as a slide, and finally spreads its waters in a frothy veil. The hike follows Cow Creek and offers splendid views of 9,794-

Rocky Mountain National Park: Longs Peak via Clark’s Arrow and the Keyhole :: Estes Park, CO

This stiff but nontechnical ascent leads to the highest point in Rocky Mountain National Park with unrivaled postcard views—and you can beat the crowds on a scrambly sneak route. No fewer than 78 of the Rockies’ 100 highest peaks lie in Colorado, bu

Rocky Mountain National Park: Sky Pond :: Estes Park, CO

Skirt wind-scoured lakes and scramble up the edge of a waterfall to arrive at Sky Pond, where crumbling spires stretch 2,000 feet into the air. From Glacier Gorge Trailhead, follow the well-traveled path as it winds through a thick pine and fir for

Rocky Mountain National Park: Continental Divide Loop :: Grand Lake, CO

Tour glacial valleys and navigate to off-trail lakes and waterfalls on this 6-day circuit. Want to see classic Rocky Mountain National Park landmarks and explore hidden pockets of wilderness? Do it on this 54-mile, best-of-both-worlds trek that cris

Rocky Mountain National Park :: Estes Park, CO

Rocky Mountain National Park epitomizes the grandeur of classic mountain scenery. The park contains a large segment of the Rockies Front Range one of the most impressive collections of jagged peaks, valleys, glaciers and alpine lakes anywhere in the

Timber Lake Trail Landslide Bypass :: Rocky Mountain National Park, CO

Timber Lake Trail Landslide Bypass is a hiking trail in Grand County, Colorado. It is within Rocky Mountain National Park. It is 0.2 miles long and begins at 9,982 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.5 miles with a total elevation gain of

East Shore Trail :: Rocky Mountain National Park, CO

East Shore Trail is a hiking trail in Grand County, Colorado. It is within Indian Peaks Wilderness Area, Rocky Mountain National Park, and Arapaho National Recreation Area. It is 11.6 miles long and begins at 8,381 feet altitude. Traveling the entire

Shadow Mountain Lookout Trail :: Rocky Mountain National Park, CO

Shadow Mountain Lookout Trail is a hiking and horse trail in Grand County, Colorado. It is within Rocky Mountain National Park. It is 3.3 miles long and begins at 8,424 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 6.6 miles with a total elevation gai

Continental Divide Trail :: Rocky Mountain National Park, CO

Continental Divide Trail is a hiking trail in Grand Lake, Colorado. It is within Rocky Mountain National Park and Arapaho National Recreation Area. It is 2.1 miles long and begins at 8,392 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 2.6 miles with a

Ute Trail :: Rocky Mountain National Park, CO

Ute Trail is a hiking trail in Larimer County, Colorado. It is within Rocky Mountain National Park. It is 4.7 miles long and begins at 11,440 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 9.5 miles with a total elevation gain of 3,306 feet. The Ute Tr

Cub Lake Trail :: Rocky Mountain National Park, CO

Cub Lake Trail is a hiking trail in Larimer County, Colorado. It is within Rocky Mountain National Park. It is 3.5 miles long and begins at 8,083 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 7.0 miles with a total elevation gain of 1,957 feet. The Cu

Sprague Lake Trail :: Rocky Mountain National Park, CO

Sprague Lake Trail is a hiking trail in Larimer County, Colorado. It is within Rocky Mountain National Park. It is 0.7 miles long and begins at 8,690 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.4 miles with a total elevation gain of 136 feet. Near

Bear Lake Trail :: Rocky Mountain National Park, CO

Bear Lake Trail is a hiking trail in Larimer County, Colorado. It is within Rocky Mountain National Park. It is 0.6 miles long and begins at 9,454 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 130 feet. Near th

Babcock Drive :: Rocky Mountain National Park, CO

Babcock Drive is a hiking trail in Larimer County, Colorado. It is within Rocky Mountain National Park. It is 0.2 miles long and begins at 9,448 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.4 miles with a total elevation gain of 106 feet.

South Lateral Moraine Trail :: Rocky Mountain National Park, CO

South Lateral Moraine Trail is a hiking trail in Larimer County, Colorado. It is within Rocky Mountain National Park. It is 2.2 miles long and begins at 8,096 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 3.8 miles with a total elevation gain of 412 f

Balanced Rock Trail :: Rocky Mountain National Park, CO

Balanced Rock Trail is a hiking and horse trail in Larimer County, Colorado. It is within Rocky Mountain National Park. It is 0.9 miles long and begins at 8,650 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.9 miles with a total elevation gain of 429

Descent From Batman Pinnacle :: Rocky Mountain National Park, CO

Descent From Batman Pinnacle is a hiking trail in Larimer County, Colorado. It is within Rocky Mountain National Park. It is 0.1 miles long and begins at 8,647 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.4 miles with a total elevation gain of 522

Estes Cone Trail :: Rocky Mountain National Park, CO

Estes Cone Trail is a hiking trail in Larimer County, Colorado. It is within Rocky Mountain National Park. It is 1.1 miles long and begins at 9,784 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 2.4 miles with a total elevation gain of 1,258 feet. The

Fire Trail :: Rocky Mountain National Park, CO

Fire Trail is a hiking trail in Larimer County, Colorado. It is within Rocky Mountain National Park. It is 0.9 miles long and begins at 9,291 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.8 miles with a total elevation gain of 707 feet. Along the tr

Ute Trail :: Rocky Mountain National Park, CO

Ute Trail is a hiking trail in Larimer County and Grand County, Colorado. It is within Rocky Mountain National Park. It is 4.0 miles long and begins at 10,759 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 8.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 2,206

North Inlet Trail :: Rocky Mountain National Park, CO

North Inlet Trail is a hiking trail in Larimer County and Grand County, Colorado. It is within Rocky Mountain National Park. It is 12.8 miles long and begins at 8,534 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 25.8 miles with a total elevation gain

Gem Lake Trail :: Rocky Mountain National Park, CO

Gem Lake Trail is a hiking and horse trail in Larimer County, Colorado. It is within Rocky Mountain National Park. It is 4.2 miles long and begins at 7,856 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 8.5 miles with a total elevation gain of 2,603 fe

Storm Pass Trail :: Rocky Mountain National Park, CO

Storm Pass Trail is a hiking trail in Larimer County, Colorado. It is within Rocky Mountain National Park. It is 0.9 miles long and begins at 9,126 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.9 miles with a total elevation gain of 670 feet.

Ypsilon Lake Trail :: Rocky Mountain National Park, CO

Ypsilon Lake Trail is a hiking trail in Larimer County, Colorado. It is within Rocky Mountain National Park. It is 2.8 miles long and begins at 9,216 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 5.7 miles with a total elevation gain of 1,824 feet.

Cow Creek Trail :: Rocky Mountain National Park, CO

Cow Creek Trail is a hiking and horse trail in Larimer County, Colorado. It is within Rocky Mountain National Park. It is 3.1 miles long and begins at 7,821 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 6.2 miles with a total elevation gain of 1,447 f

Lake Helene Trail :: Rocky Mountain National Park, CO

Lake Helene Trail is a hiking trail in Larimer County, Colorado. It is within Rocky Mountain National Park. It is 0.1 miles long and begins at 10,623 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 76 feet.

Deer Mountain Trail :: Rocky Mountain National Park, CO

Deer Mountain Trail is a hiking and horse trail in Larimer County, Colorado. It is within Rocky Mountain National Park. It is three miles long and begins at 8,920 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 6.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 1

Grace Falls Trail :: Rocky Mountain National Park, CO

Grace Falls Trail is a hiking trail in Larimer County, Colorado. It is within Rocky Mountain National Park. It is 0.3 miles long and begins at 10,598 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.7 miles with a total elevation gain of 471 feet.

Tonahutu Creek Trail :: Rocky Mountain National Park, CO

Tonahutu Creek Trail is a hiking trail in Larimer County and Grand County, Colorado. It is within Rocky Mountain National Park. It is 13.5 miles long and begins at 8,554 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 27.2 miles with a total elevation g

Lawn Lake Trail :: Rocky Mountain National Park, CO

Lawn Lake Trail is a hiking and horse trail in Larimer County, Colorado. It is within Rocky Mountain National Park. It is 6.6 miles long and begins at 8,553 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 13.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 3,914

Black Canyon Trail :: Rocky Mountain National Park, CO

Black Canyon Trail is a hiking trail in Larimer County, Colorado. It is within Rocky Mountain National Park. It is 7.9 miles long and begins at 8,250 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 16.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 5,181 feet. A

Lily Ridge Trail :: Rocky Mountain National Park, CO

Lily Ridge Trail is a hiking trail in Larimer County, Colorado. It is within Rocky Mountain National Park. It is 0.7 miles long and begins at 8,938 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.4 miles with a total elevation gain of 445 feet. Lily L

Saint Vrain Mountain Trail :: Rocky Mountain National Park, CO

Saint Vrain Mountain Trail is a hiking trail in Boulder County, Colorado. It is within Roosevelt National Forest, Indian Peaks Wilderness Area, and Rocky Mountain National Park. It is 6.3 miles long and begins at 8,961 feet altitude. Traveling the en

Finch Lake Cutoff Trail :: Rocky Mountain National Park, CO

Finch Lake Cutoff Trail is a hiking and horse trail in Boulder County, Colorado. It is within Rocky Mountain National Park. It is 2.3 miles long and begins at 8,458 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 4.6 miles with a total elevation gain of

Ouzel Lake Trail :: Rocky Mountain National Park, CO

Ouzel Lake Trail is a hiking trail in Boulder County, Colorado. It is within Rocky Mountain National Park. It is 0.4 miles long and begins at 9,975 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.9 miles with a total elevation gain of 119 feet.

Copeland Falls Trail :: Rocky Mountain National Park, CO

Copeland Falls Trail is a hiking trail in Boulder County, Colorado. It is within Rocky Mountain National Park. It is 200 feet long and begins at 8,576 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 20 feet. The

Unmaintained :: Rocky Mountain National Park, CO

Unmaintained is a hiking trail in Boulder County, Colorado. It is within Rocky Mountain National Park. It is 0.7 miles long and begins at 11,075 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.8 miles with a total elevation gain of 361 feet. The Trio

Lion Lake Trail :: Rocky Mountain National Park, CO

Lion Lake Trail is a hiking trail in Boulder County, Colorado. It is within Rocky Mountain National Park. It is two miles long and begins at 10,049 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 4.0 miles with a total elevation gain of 1,209 feet. Near

Finch Lake - Pear Lake Trail :: Rocky Mountain National Park, CO

Finch Lake - Pear Lake Trail is a hiking and horse trail in Boulder County, Colorado. It is within Rocky Mountain National Park. It is 5.2 miles long and begins at 9,626 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 10.4 miles with a total elevation g

Saint Vrain Mountain Summit Route :: Rocky Mountain National Park, CO

Saint Vrain Mountain Summit Route is a hiking trail in Boulder County, Colorado. It is within Indian Peaks Wilderness Area and Rocky Mountain National Park. It is 0.6 miles long and begins at 11,278 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.3 mi

Cony Lake Trail :: Rocky Mountain National Park, CO

Cony Lake Trail is a hiking trail in Boulder County, Colorado. It is within Rocky Mountain National Park. It is 1.7 miles long and begins at 10,605 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 3.4 miles with a total elevation gain of 744 feet.

Adams Falls Loop :: Rocky Mountain National Park, CO

Adams Falls Loop is a hiking trail in Grand County, Colorado. It is within Rocky Mountain National Park. It is 0.2 miles long and begins at 8,501 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 113 feet. The trai