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Lily Mountain Trail

Intermediate/Difficult
 4.2 (22)

This trail to the top of Lily Mountain offers great views of Twin Sisters.


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Map Key

2.1

Miles

3.4

KM

Point to Point

9,690' 2,953 m

High

8,767' 2,672 m

Low

1,016' 310 m

Up

113' 35 m

Down

10%

Avg Grade (6°)

25%

Max Grade (14°)

Dogs Leashed

Features Birding

Description

From the Lily Mountain Trailhead, this trail traverses gentle terrain past a few nice views of the surrounding area. After a little more than a mile, the trail stops traversing Lily Mountain and begins its arduous climb to the summit, tackling nearly a thousand feet of climbing in about a mile. Once you've made the top, your efforts will be rewarded with nice views of the surrounding area, including Twin Sisters.

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Trail Ratings

  4.2 from 22 votes

#2

in Estes Park

#355

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#2

in Estes Park

#74

in Colorado

#355

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Photos

View of the Rockies from the top of Lily Mountain
Mar 24, 2020 near Estes Park, CO
Lily Mtn summit
Jun 24, 2018 near Estes Park, CO
Lily Mountain Trail, view from the summit.  July 2019
Feb 6, 2020 near Estes Park, CO

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Sep 4, 2022
Brad Costa
Aug 27, 2022
Garrett S
2.1mi — 0h 50m
Jul 15, 2022
Kelly Martin
May 28, 2022
Seth S
hiked with my dad to the top, what a great 4.2mi — 2h 45m
May 28, 2022
Liz Ryan
Little parking- park along highway. 1.9 to the top from the trailhead. some steeper parts. The end contains a very short but very steep scramble. 3.8mi — 1h 55m
May 8, 2022
Samantha Sheehy
Dec 12, 2021
Elise Gelinger
Nov 7, 2021
Ro Lyon