Hike to Geneva Lake

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A great lake for fishing, picnicking, and photography, just 1 hour outside Carbondale.

This is an intermediate hike with scenic views, even before reaching the lake and waterfall. Note that access to the trailhead does require 4WD, as the final section of road is difficult and steep in sections.

Photo Credit: The Greater Southwestern Exploration Company

Pack List

  • 4WD vehicle
  • Hiking boots
  • Fishing gear
  • Water
  • Lunch/snacks
  • Sun protection
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Fishing, Hiking

Skill Level:



Summer, Autumn

Trail Type:



3 Miles

Elev. Gain:

1256 Feet


Dog Friendly

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