Winter Park/Tabernash - July 2017

Curated by Matt Johnson

Hike to Cascade Falls, Rocky Mountain NP

Grand Lake, Colorado

Cascade Falls is accessed through the North Inlet Trail on the western side of Rocky Mountain National Park. The trailhead, North Inlet Trailhead, is north of the main town area of Grand Lake.

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Summit Mount Flora

Idaho Springs, Colorado

Colorado’s Rocky Mountains offer hikes of all lengths, sizes and difficulties. Mt. Flora stands at a lofty 13,146 ft and is a great intro to climbing peaks in Colorado. Roundtrip, this hike is 6.

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Hike to Parry Peak

U.S. 40, Colorado

The trek to Parry Peak crosses three other peaks (Colorado Mines Peak, Mt. Flora, and Mt. Eva) along the Rocky Mountains.

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Backpack to the 3 Crater Lakes

Nederland, Colorado

After turning on to Co. 16 (Tolland Rd.) from 119 at Rollinsville, drive about 8 miles down the dirt road along South Boulder Creek.

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Camp and Fish at Loch Lomond

Idaho Springs, Colorado

The trail to Loch Lomond is very rocky. I suggest a high clearance 4x4 vehicle (I did see a small SUV and a Subaru..Not sure how they did it!!!).

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Hike to King Lake

Nederland, Colorado

The normal route from the east side is via the Hessie trailhead outside Nederland Colorado. From the west it is most often accessed via the short trail from Rollins pass, which is open in the summer.

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Hiking the Indian Peaks Wilderness' Lost Lake

Nederland, Colorado

Lost Lake of the Indian Peaks Wilderness area is a scenic short hike (about 3 hours) with a lot to see.

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Hiking to Heart and Rogers Peak Lakes

Nederland, Colorado

The hike begins at the East Portal Trailhead outside Rollinsville. Start hiking along the South Boulder trail to the right (north) of the very obvious Moffat Rail tunnel.

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Hike South Araphaho Peak

Nederland, Colorado

Start your hike at the 4th of July Trailhead, just outside of Eldora, CO. From the trailhead at the north end of the parking lot, steadily climb through the trees until a junction at 1 mile.

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Hike to Arapaho Pass and Lake Dorothy

Nederland, Colorado

Begin by parking at the 4th of July trailhead. This can be reached by conituing past the Eldora ski area and up a rough but passable (for all vehicles) gravel road to the trailhead.

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Hike to Upper Diamond Lake

Nederland, Colorado

The trail begins at the 4th of July trailhead, which is located near the Eldora ski area and can be crowded during the summer and weekends.

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Backpack to Mirror and Crater Lakes

Granby, Colorado

Start at the Monarch Lake trailhead (where there is a $5 parking fee unless you have one of the national lands passes) and follow the cascade creek trail around the north side of the lake.

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Summit Byers Peak

Fraser, Colorado

The drive to the start of the trail is okay, having a high clearance vehicle would make the drive easier, but is not necessary.  Free parking is available along the side of the road.

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