Rocky Mountain National Park (Colorado)
Things to see: Estes Park, Emerald Lake, Trail Ridge Road, Adams Falls, Bear Lake and Chasm Lake.
When to visit: The best time to visit the park is during the summer months when all the pass roads are...更多
We went to this trail on a weekend in the end of September. It was literally the second most beautiful trail that I had ever hiked (1st one was Mt Rainier in June). The fall color was pretty even on the tundra area. Waterfalls everywhere...更多
Quite a challenging hike for us sea-level folks! Well worth the effort. We got one of the last parking spots at the trailhead at 0555 on a weekday Bring lots of water and be prepared for mountain weather.
If you want to get away from nearly everyone in Rocky Mountain National Park, there is no better place to do it than hiking to Chasm Lake. Tucked below the Diamond on Longs Peak, nestled in the cirque between Longs Peak and Mt. Lady Washington,...更多
First and foremost, my hike to Chasm Lake was done in late August, 2015 during dry ground conditions. The forecast was for clear and sunny conditions all day. I carried a lot of water in my Camelbak and gatorade bottles in addition to a PB&J...更多
Chasm Lake was a wonderful hike my group of friends did in late July of 2015. Chasm Lake is a 8.4 mile round trip hike that has an elevation gain of almost 2,500 feet. The highest elevation point is 11,823 feet. The hike itself is...更多