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Gem Lake, Rocky Mountain National Park

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#6 of 13 in Nature in Rocky Mountain National Park
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  • We wanted a short morning hike and this was a great one. It is pretty much a 1.8 mile uphill but the views of Estes Park were spectacular as was the lake. Watch out for the begging chipmunks at the la...  more »
  • This is an incredibly beautiful Hike near Estes Park, and good if you have only a few hours to spend. The rock outcroppings and views are spectacular, and really give you a great view of the Estes Par...  more »
  • This is a nice hike for those in decent shape. The elevation gain is just right and the views of RMNP are stunning. Although it does include park territory, there is no entrance fee to hike here. The ...  more »