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Gold Creek Lake Trail

Intermediate

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7.3 mile 11.7 kilometer point to point
84% Runnable
Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 2,745' 837 m
Descent: -206' -63 m
High: 10,957' 3,340 m
Low: 8,417' 2,566 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 8% (4°)
Max Grade: 28% (15°)

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The lush lower Gold Creek meadows.
Jul 10, 2017 near Walden, CO
Lower part of the falls at about 1.75 miles in.
Sep 16, 2018 near Walden, CO
Crossing Gold Creek along the trail.
Jul 10, 2017 near Walden, CO
Near Ute Pass, looking toward the Gold Creek Drainage.
Jul 10, 2017 near Walden, CO
Gold Creek Lake.
Jul 10, 2017 near Walden, CO
There's lots of snow above the Gold Creek Drainage even in July.
Jul 10, 2017 near Walden, CO

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