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Finch Lake - Pear Lake Trail

Intermediate/Difficult

Trail

5.3 mile 8.6 kilometer point to point
87% Runnable
Intermediate/Difficult

Elevation

Ascent: 1,726' 526 m
Descent: -345' -105 m
High: 10,593' 3,229 m
Low: 9,137' 2,785 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 7% (4°)
Max Grade: 35% (19°)

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Rewarding out-and-back hike in the lesser traveled portion of Rocky Mountain National Park.

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Description

This trail can be accessed from the Wild Basin Trail, the Finch Lake Trailhead or from Allenspark Trail via County Hwy 90.

Most of the elevation is in the beginning portions of the trail, with less of an incline in the middle of the hike.

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#5

in Wild Basin

#426

in Colorado

#5,247

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Photos

Elk Tooth seen from Pear Lake with permission from ottomandude
Jan 14, 2015 near Grand Lake, CO
Finch Lake Trail with permission from ottomandude
Jan 15, 2015 near Estes Park, CO
Finch Lake
Jan 28, 2015 near Grand Lake, CO
Calypso Cascades
Apr 2, 2015 near Grand Lake, CO
Fording the creek
Apr 2, 2015 near Estes Park, CO
Pear Lake
Jul 11, 2018 near Grand Lake, CO

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