Location: Moraine Park area of Rocky Mountain National Park in Colorado
Trail Length: About 6.5 miles, loop trail
Elevation Gain: About 700 feet
Notable Features: A great longer trail right in the heart of Rocky Mountain National Park. After hiking past a meadow and up a ridge, you’ll hit the trail’s namesake lake. If you keep following the loop, you’ll parallel the Big Thompson River as you circle back to the trailhead.