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Lily Lake Trailhead, Rocky Mountain National Park

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TripAdvisor
  • This is a nice side trail to the Lily Lake Loop. I would definitely start the trail at the far end of the lake and not at the beginning. At the beginning there is a series of high stone steps (it is e...  more »
  • Lily Lake Trail (0.9 miles), a level gravel trail circles the lake, and is suitable for strollers and hikers of all ages and abilities. Lily Ridge Tail (1.1 miles), climbs above the lake and offers fi...  more »
  • We walked the flat path around the lake and hiked the higher trail. I liked both but the 'steps' in the high trail were a bit much for my wife. The first ascent is steep. Also the trail isn't well mar...  more »
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  • Nice little hike for kids. No big hills and stroller friendly. Lots of wildlife.
  • Nice peaceful trail but no dogs allowed which is unfortunate.
  • Great stop along the Peak to Peak highway for a picnic lunch. Walk around the lake and enjoy views of Longs Peak.
  • Great Picnic Spot and place for a walk or to start hike.
  • A simply gorgeous place for a walk, hike, or picnic with a friend.