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Gem Lake, Rocky Mountain National Park

Categories: Bodies of Water, Nature & Parks
Inspirock Rating:
4.1/5 based on 65+ reviews on the web
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  • If you would like to take a look at Gem Lake through hiking, I would recommend going from Cow Creek Trailhead to Lumpy Ridge Trailhead. It is easier to come down through Lumpy Ridge trail instead of c...  read more »
  • A good stretch of the legs and lungs. More on the popular side of the hikes around Estes. Stepping stone to bigger hikes? 
  • The water has leeches and the chipmunks are like rats. You are better off just chilling on the sand. 
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