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Mills Lake Trail

Rocky Mountain National Park, CO
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Great hike

I hiked on this trail with my three teenage children. This trail goes by Alberta Falls and then up... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Steve G
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Iowa
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Whoever said this is an easy hike is wrong

This is a great hike and Trail, but between the altitude and the incline I would say it is a... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
nancykI7046XO
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Wilmette
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3 weeks ago
“Great hike”
11 Oct 2017
“Whoever said this is an easy hike is wrong”
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Rocky Mountain National Park, CO
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I hiked on this trail with my three teenage children. This trail goes by Alberta Falls and then up to Mills Lake. If you take the shuttle to the Bear Lake trailhead you can hike down to the Alberta Falls Trail. Then hike out to...More

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Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

This is a great hike and Trail, but between the altitude and the incline I would say it is a moderate hike. It is definitely not easy to get all the way to Mills lake but it is worth the hike! Big careful because it...More

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Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

I hiked several Trails while visiting Rocky Mountain National Park. The Mills Lake Trail was my favorite. There was a fair amount of snow along the trail which made the hike moderate in difficulty. You pass Alberta falls on the way. Put this Trail on...More

Thank Allan W
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Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

I want to begin by saying I'm not the most in shape hiker ever...and I totally made it to Mills Lake and to be perfectly honest the hike wasn't too bad. The hike isn't steep at all and if it weren't for all the snow,...More

2  Thank jessie_roxanne
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Reviewed 30 September 2015

Nice hike with pretty waterfalls along the way. The aspens were showing their gorgeous colors. Plenty of chipmunks at the lake begging for food, and they are bold!

1  Thank Jossey
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Reviewed 16 September 2015

This is a really nice hike with beautiful views the whole way. The altitude is high -- we got to 10,000 feet according to our apps -- so take your time and enjoy if you aren't used to it. It's not too steep, but it...More

1  Thank travelingyogi
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Reviewed 4 September 2015

We actually hiked to Mills Lake by taking the trail to Lake Haiyaha and then cutting over, which was much more enjoyable because you avoid the crazy uphill hike from Glacier Gorge. We went back out through the Gorge and it was downhill which made...More

2  Thank sngbrd
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Reviewed 16 April 2015 via mobile

Moderate hike from a glacier Gorge trailhead in RMNP. Good trail conditions usually mid to late June depending on snowmelt and runoff conditions. Rest at Mills Lake and soak in the view and alpine air!

2  Thank joeulv
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