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Emerald Lake Trail

Intermediate

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0.7 mile 1.1 kilometer point to point
83% Runnable
Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 272' 83 m
Descent: -35' -11 m
High: 10,113' 3,083 m
Low: 9,843' 3,000 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 9% (5°)
Max Grade: 26% (15°)

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A short trail connecting two majestic mountain lakes.

Brian Smith

Features Birding · Fall Colors · Lake · River/Creek · Views · Wildflowers · Wildlife

Description

From the Dream Lake Trail, this trail climbs quickly to Dream Lake. Enjoy the views of Dream Lake and the surrounding rock formations before running further up the trail. The grade is mild before it steepens on its way to Emerald Lake. Eventually, you'll top out and descend to the lake.

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in Bear Lake

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in Colorado

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