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Mills Lake - Black Lake Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Estes Park, CO Jul 5, 2019
Mills Lake - Black Lake Trail Estes Park, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
Jul 5, 2019
Notes: Crowded trail during the summer, but gorgeous nonetheless. Gets significantly harder after passing Mills.
South Mount Elbert Trail #1481
Intermediate/Difficult
Leadville North, CO Aug 14, 2017
South Mount Elbert Trail #1481 Leadville North, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
Aug 14, 2017
Notes: Beautiful and rewarding hike. Beware the false summits.
Emerald Lake Trail
Intermediate
Estes Park, CO Jul 18, 2017
Emerald Lake Trail Estes Park, CO
Intermediate
Jul 18, 2017
Notes: Easy, short hike in RMNP with incomparable views. Quite crowded in the summer, though, so I'd recommend not going mid-day.
Mount Ida
Intermediate/Difficult
Grand Lake, CO Jul 10, 2017
Mount Ida Grand Lake, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
Jul 10, 2017
Notes: One of the best hikes in RMNP. Exposed most of the time. Stunning alpine views.
Flattop Mountain Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Estes Park, CO Jun 20, 2017
Flattop Mountain Trail Estes Park, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
Jun 20, 2017
Notes: Deep snowpack all the way into tree line made me lose my way, but eventually got back on trail for a rewardingly fun summit.
Sprague Lake Loop Trail
Easy
Estes Park, CO Jun 6, 2017
Sprague Lake Loop Trail Estes Park, CO
Easy
Jun 6, 2017
Notes: Easy and wheelchair/stroller accessible trail around sprague lake. Busy, but great views of FHOT range.
Deer Mountain
Intermediate
Estes Park, CO May 31, 2017
Deer Mountain Estes Park, CO
Intermediate
May 31, 2017