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Gem Lake, Rocky Mountain National Park
(4.2/5 based on 70+ reviews on the web)
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  • Got turned away from Bear Lake, as parking was full. So headed to this great hike at edge of RMNP - and saved park entrance fee. About 4 miles up and back. About 1000 feet vertical. Accessed via Lumpy...  more »
  • We did this hike, with a few lakes thrown in. very nice, not too difficult, pretty. we saw rainbow trout and lots of birds. 
  • Awesome hike for us novice/1st time hikers. Very scenic on the way up. Nice hike if you are looking for a short hike (2.5 hrs). The lake itself, was nothing special, but they have been in a drought, s...  more »