Bierstadt Lake, Rocky Mountain National Park

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#6 of 13 in Nature in Rocky Mountain National Park
Bierstadt Lake is located in Rocky Mountain National Park. A visit to Bierstadt Lake represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Rocky Mountain National Park online trip itinerary planner to plot your vacation.
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  • We began this trail at the beaver meadows trailhead, hiking a flat surface for the first mile or two until it started to weave up into higher elevation with heavier snowfall. Snowshoes were absolutely...  more »
  • In order to get to this lake you are going to need to hike. It doesn't matter from which direction you go, it will take you uphill each and every way. I would suggest a one-way trip from Bear Lake, it...  more »
  • This is an easy alternative to Bear lake if you want to hike some. The views of Long's Peak are incredible. The route from the actual trailhead can be strenuous with a fair amount of elevation gain. F...  more »

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Where to stay in Rocky Mountain National Park

Camping offers one of the best ways to immerse yourself in the nature of Rocky Mountain National Park. The park offers more than 500 individual sites spread out over five developed campgrounds, and wilderness camping expands your options even further. Many visitors stay in the eastside gateway town of Estes Park, where you can choose from lodges, resorts, economy motels, small inns, bed and breakfasts, and cabins. The town features a lake and views of the park's sharp peaks. On the park's western side, a handful of lodges, inns, cabins, and motels are clustered around Grand Lake and Shadow Mountain Lake. You'll also find campgrounds around Lake Granby.
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