Within the Niwot Ridge Biosphere Reserve: No camping or campfires.
The Brainard Lake Road
is open seasonally. During these months, a vehicle fee applies for trailheads located within the Brainard Lake Recreation Area.
Features: Fall Colors — Lake — River/Creek — Wildlife
The Jean Lunning Trail enters the Indian Peaks Wilderness and continues west along the south side of Long Lake
on a wide, gentle trail with several bridges. If you're looking for a shorter journey, turn right on Pawnee Pass Trail
to complete a 4.1-mile loop from the trailhead around Long Lake
. This trail can be snow packed until later in July.