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Beautiful, long hike

I agree that this is an 11 mile round trip hike. The trail is excellent and the switchbacks are... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2017
Sylvia B
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Golden, Colorado
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Beautiful Hike

This hike is beautiful and offers so many different views of the surrounding area. If you have 5-8... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2016
Nathan D
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Challenging, five miles, one way hiking trail.
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  • Very good0%
  • Average10%
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26 Aug 2017
“Beautiful, long hike”
18 Sep 2016
“Beautiful Hike”
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Red River, NM
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Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

I agree that this is an 11 mile round trip hike. The trail is excellent and the switchbacks are great. They make the over 2000 feet of elevation gain not as bad. You are in a Forrest until you pop out onto the ridge with...More

Thank Sylvia B
Reviewed 19 September 2016

This hike is beautiful and offers so many different views of the surrounding area. If you have 5-8 hours and are in decent shape, I would definitely recommend this summer hike. Start early in the morning to avoid any possible late afternoon showers. We went...More

Thank Nathan D
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

I have hiked and spent the night at Lost lake on our way to or back from Wheeler Peak. Beautiful Alpine lake. But take a coat it gets cold up there year round at night and durning the afternoon showers that happen every day

1  Thank Tammye H
Reviewed 25 August 2016

The trail map shows five miles to lost lake and five miles back to parking. Our hikers included two adults, two children (seven and ten) and one golden retriever. We started at approximately 10am and made it 4 miles before we had to stop for...More

4  Thank Nathan T
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Pack a lunch and grab your Nalgene for a great day hike up the mountain. This is about 10 miles round trip with 1900 ft elevation gain. We took a lot of pictures going up so we spent about 2 1/2 hours going up, a...More

1  Thank TaxmanNE
Reviewed 28 June 2016

My family set off on this hike to see Lost Lake completely unprepared. I do not know what we were thinking but it was way longer than what we planned for. Somehow on the way down we lost our way and were going in circles...More

2  Thank Kim D
Reviewed 24 February 2016

I highly recomend hiking the lost lake trail. This lake is very beautiful. You won't regret it. This is a difficult hike Be prepared.

Thank JayP1000
Reviewed 15 September 2015 via mobile

This was the most scenic hike i've ever done. Was blown away by thi views. I'd rate it as an intermediate hike, no really steep grades or climbing, but it's about 11 miles round trip. I'll probably do it again the next trip.

1  Thank Dennis T
Reviewed 13 June 2012

We have hiked it several times and even was snowed on in July.

2  Thank tswife79
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