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Mills Lake Trail

Great hike! We took the shuttle to this trailhead and then hiked to Mills Lake. It’s about 3 miles... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2018
via mobile
Spectacular, every step of the way

We did this hike in June and were astounded by the beauty at basically every turn. We didn't make... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2018
Winston Salem, North Carolina
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Bear Lake Rd, Rocky Mountain National Park, CO 80517
+1 970-586-1206
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Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

Great hike! We took the shuttle to this trailhead and then hiked to Mills Lake. It’s about 3 miles and would be an easy to moderate trail. Amazing views and well marked trail.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 3 July 2018

We did this hike in June and were astounded by the beauty at basically every turn. We didn't make it past the waterfall leading to Sky Pond due to my fear of heights. You climb up rocks where water is trickling down. Plenty of people...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Namgah
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Starting at the GG trail-head, Lake of Glass is 9 miles round trip, elevation gain about 1800 to 10,880. This is a rugged and spectacular hike we made 7/23/17. Mile 1 includes Alberta Falls where many of the hikers turn back. 2.5+/- miles past Alberta...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Chris F
Reviewed 14 June 2017

If you can grab one of the few parking spots at the trailhead, the glacier gorge hike does not disappoint. Up near Mill Lake, it was still pretty snowy, so be sure to wear good boots. As on any RMNP hike, carry water and be...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Fran S
Reviewed 13 April 2017

We hiked the Glacier Gorge trail April 2017. Snow was still deep on the trail so I would recommend that if you are going to hike in April, to plan on the possibility of deep snow (3 feet or more). Snow does pack down so...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank mjpalmer76
Reviewed 9 March 2017

When we first got there, everyone coming out had on snowshoes or shoe spikes (bring if you have them!!) so we were a bit worried because we had neither. We decided to try the hike despite our lack of gear lol. It was definitely worth...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Jewel Q
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