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Twin Lakes

Leadville, CO
+1 800-500-5323
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A Nice Stop Along the Road

We had been driving from Breckenridge on our way to Aspen when we came across Twin Lakes. This... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
rwdw
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Catlin, Illinois
Nice Views

Nice area to hike and enjoy the views from the heights above with little walking. Nice benches at... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
David C
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Formed by a dam, Twin Lakes is surrounded by biking trails and is also enjoyed by fishermen.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“general store” (10 reviews)
“buena vista” (12 reviews)
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Leadville, CO
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+1 800-500-5323
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"general store"
in 10 reviews
"buena vista"
in 12 reviews
"independence pass"
in 19 reviews
"beautiful area"
in 6 reviews
"speed trap"
in 2 reviews
"picnic lunch"
in 3 reviews
"great hiking"
in 2 reviews
"mid summer"
in 2 reviews
"beautiful scenery"
in 6 reviews
"ski country"
in 2 reviews
"quaint town"
in 2 reviews
"enjoy the beauty"
in 2 reviews
"turquoise lake"
in 3 reviews
"aspen trees"
in 3 reviews
"continental divide"
in 3 reviews
"sunny day"
in 2 reviews
"weather was perfect"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had been driving from Breckenridge on our way to Aspen when we came across Twin Lakes. This turned out to be a great stop. We discovered the parking lot we were in was for the Twin Lakes Historic District. A nice place to walk...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice area to hike and enjoy the views from the heights above with little walking. Nice benches at the top of the trails.

Thank David C
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Reviewed 15 May 2018

We stopped at Twin Lakes as we drove by. We sat and enjoyed the terrific views. It was before the summer season and all was very quiet and peaceful. A most beautiful spot!

Thank Bourlingueur60
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Reviewed 8 May 2018

This little village and large lake are just astounding! I have camped next to the lake for several years and am always blown away by the beauty and awesomeness of this area. I have not fished here but have been told by several who have...More

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Reviewed 24 February 2018

Spent many summer weekends camping at an old homestead near Twin Lakes. Enjoyed the peace and quiet.

Thank Leland L
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Reviewed 4 February 2018

for the altitude this trail was fairly easy, good for families, cool historical point at the end of the trail

Thank Matthew B
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Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

Grab the steel home Airbnb for the weekend, you will not regret it! Nice place to keep our stuff while on the lake.

Thank Brittany O
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Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

We stop here and took some pictures because the views are breathtaking, specially when the mountains are snowed and in the middle of the day you can see the sun shining on top of them, I will not spend more than that one hour taking...More

Thank bryanmantezoni
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Reviewed 19 October 2017

Loved the lake and mountain view then drove the few miles up to the continental divide! Amazing and breathtaking!

Thank Tanyabwilson
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Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Beautiful beyond words. Nice hikes around or near lakes. Throw on a wet suit and go for a swim. Great place to run. It's quiet. The mtns loom large.

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Jessie M
7 July 2017|
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Response from Sue L |
Not sure if there's a swim beach. But that's Mountain water, it will be very cold. You could probably stand in up your ankles for about five minutes and then you'll have to get back out because you'll be freezing. Most of... More
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Hmartha
4 July 2017|
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Response from SarahJane519 | Reviewed this property |
There is a twin lakes loop. Check it out on single tracks . Com.
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lynn1938
5 June 2017|
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Response from SarahJane519 | Reviewed this property |
Beautiful area for walking and exploring too. Maybe this link will help with your question: Ther is a website for twin lakes boat tours. I'm not able to post a link here. Enjoy.
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