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Address: Near Estes Park, Rocky Mountain National Park, CO
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Great View of the Divide

The trail around this lake is flat and is 1/2 mile long. A great little hike for all ages. The mountain views on the back side of the lake are awesome. It is a great hike in any... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Sherry B
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Bridge City, Texas

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Bridge City, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The trail around this lake is flat and is 1/2 mile long. A great little hike for all ages. The mountain views on the back side of the lake are awesome. It is a great hike in any season.

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Cary, NC
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

This is a beautiful, flat, short walk around the lake. It cross a small stream where you can see fish in crystal clear water. In the background are peaks of 11,000 to 14,000 feet that is a bit snow- capped in October. It's just a beautiful, relaxing spot with an interesting history. I highly recommend this little walk.

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St. Louis, MO
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

•My partner and I visited Sprague Lake during our recent trip to Rocky Mountain National Park. •It was the first lake we visited that day (and it ended up being our favorite). We arrived at about 8:30 AM on a Friday morning. There was plenty of parking available right at the trail head when we visited. At that time /... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

We went there early morning. It felt calm and serene. The lake is beautiful and views are magnificent. The walk around the lake is easy. It is so close to the trailhead. This is not as popular as the other lakes but its beauty is worth seeing.

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Thank Prerak P
Los Angeles
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Sprague Lake is 8688 ft above sea level, yet because the trail around the lake is very flat it is an easy walk for anyone to do.The trail also can accommodate wheelchairs.

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Lexington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Nice lake with easy access and great views. The lake has a decent size parking lot, and a flat trail around the lake. Good place to take the kids, have them look for trout in the stream feeding the lake.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

One of a few sights without hiking required. Spectacular views to be seen as you walk around the lake (0.6 mile). Short boardwalk on one side.

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

We had a stroller and two small children and they had no problem with this. The loop is 3/4 mile around the lake. It is quick access off the parking lot. When you cross over the little bridge, look into the water and see some fish! This has beautiful views all around the lake with snowy mountain top backdrops on... More 

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Chattanooga, Tennessee, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

This is lake in the RMNP. You should definitely stop here! In my opinion, this lake had the BEST view of the mountains. The lake is also beautiful. We saw lots of trout, ducks, chipmunks. There is a short (1 mile) walk around the water...all flat and easy to do. Very relaxing and like I said, best views! Definitely stop... More 

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Maple Grove, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

This is a lovely hike. It is short and can be completed by all levels of fitness. There are lovely views of beautiful fall colored leaves on trees, with mountains in the background. If you go early you can see reflections of both the trees and mountains in the lake. When we stopped in the afternoon, it was very busy,... More 

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