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With a name like that, how could this not be a gem?? Gem Lake is an easily accessible mountain lake situated amongst cool boulders and rock formations. This is a great place to picnic with the family but be warned, you'll more than likely be joined by some furry little friends. As cute as the little chipmunks around Gem Lake are, please refrain from feeding them!

Short Hike: The lake is roughly two miles from the trailhead and is accessed by the Gem Lake Trail.

Family Friendly: Kids love climbing on rocks. The trail to Gem Lake is a rocky paradise lined by boulders that are perfectly arranged for climbing.

Gem Type: Lake

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Brian Smith

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Jun 30, 2022
Su Jin Kim
Jun 15, 2022
Scott Bostic
May 30, 2022
Samantha Sheehy
May 20, 2022
Dawn Taylor
Hiked it. Loved it
Mar 19, 2022
Em Gem
Snowy and a little icy, but still doable without crampons. My toddler loved it.
Feb 20, 2022
Liz Rogers
Jan 30, 2022
TR Heydman
Jan 20, 2022
Thorothy Yoatkin
pretty hard

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