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Easy hike

This is a nice little falls on the west side of the park - go thru the town of Grand Lake and park... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2018
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Short hike to Adams falls !

Adams falls was only a short hike away and was well worth seeing. I would definately recommend a... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2018
Valrico, Florida
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West Portal Road, Rocky Mountain National Park, CO
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Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

This is a nice little falls on the west side of the park - go thru the town of Grand Lake and park next to the boat landing. It’s a short .6 mile round trip up and down.

1  Thank yeoboseyo
Reviewed 22 September 2018

Adams falls was only a short hike away and was well worth seeing. I would definately recommend a stop here during your trip to Rock Mountain National park !

1  Thank Floridians33596
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

If you’re in grand Lake Colorado, you must do the Adams Falls trail. This is a relatively easy hike. It’s extremely well marked. It’s sides of falls if you do the loop there are some beautiful areas for photos. I would recommend if you have...More

1  Thank joehebda
Reviewed 17 August 2018

The hike was a stop just before the west entrance of Rocky Mountain National Park. Short, easy family hike that gives a nice view of Adams Falls without traveling too far. We continued further, past the falls, to a pretty meadow in the hopes of...More

1  Thank sullislp
Reviewed 15 August 2018

We really enjoyed this hike. It's not the most amazing waterfall in the world but the kids loved it and we were able to see some gorgeous scenery without hiking for hours and hours with little ones. It's really close to Grand Lake so if...More

Thank Elizabeth G
Reviewed 14 August 2018

This was a stop that was worth the time. It's a short hike to the waterfalls, and has some great overlooks. You can spend 30 minutes or 2 hours here, it just depends on how long you would like to stay. Cheap camping nearby also.

Thank R2459KFjohnf
Reviewed 29 July 2018

These falls are in the grand lake area on the west side of the park. the falls were ok nothing too thrilling and the hike up to and around the falls was nice but would not make a special trip over there to see them.

Thank bobbyur
Reviewed 26 July 2018

My husband and I spent the whole day driving through the Rocky Mountain National Park,Its beautiful. We ended up at Grand Lake and my husband wanted to hike to Adams Falls. It was an easy hike and definately worth it.So pretty. It wasn't crowded and...More

Thank rayharper7
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

It is an easy hike to the falls on a short loop trail. We visited in July & there was plenty of water in the falls. Take the trail a little higher & there is a lovely area to have a paddle or swim in....More

1  Thank jashmawa
Reviewed 22 July 2018

My dad can't hike too far because he has a bad hip, so this was a great hike for him. It's super short, and very rewarding. The waterfall is really beautiful and it's nice just to chill there for a while and take it in.

Thank lindsey c
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Hi Kizzie5. What are you interested in?
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Hi Amber, Not sure when you plan on visiting so this may be a moot answer. If your dog is a trained service dog, your dog may accompany you on the trail. Other wise dogs are restricted to road surfaces and parking lots. No... More