Sheep Lakes, Rocky Mountain National Park

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  • We had the great, good fortune to see moose two days and Bighorn sheep another day at Sheep Lakes. The first time we've seen a Bull moose east of the divide; we were told we had missed a large group....  more »
  • Good spot to see elk grazing on the meadows, but you should probably bring binoculars. There's a large parking area, indicating that this is a spot where the elk always congregate. Best time to see...  more »
  • Sheep Lakes is a decent meadow with the usual nice mountain surroundings. But the key here is seeing wildlife. Without it, nothing really special considering the rest of the park. With wildlife...  more »
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  • We did not see any sheep at Sheep Lake (sad) but also visited on a whim and it wasn’t the best time of year or day. Regardless, the information available at the site was super interesting and the rangers had other sheep related relics laid out to look at, in addition to the natural beauty of the land.
  • Great place for hiking
  • Beautiful lake with wildlives around in RMNP.

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