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Emerald Lake - RMNP

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Emerald Lake - RMNP
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From Steve Schweitzer's A Fly Fishing Guide To Rocky Mountain National Park,

Hardly can a lake become more splendid than Emerald Lake. You'll see and head a beautiful waterfall from the saddle to the west. The lake is less impacted by wind since it is tightly nestled under the watchful pose of the Hallet Peak and Flattop Mountain. Emerald Lake is roughly the size of Be... Log in for additional details...

Getting there:

From the center of Estes Park, take Moraine Avenue, also known as Highway 36 West, for 3.5 miles to the Beaver Meadows Entrance Station. Proceed past the visitor center and turn left onto Bear Lake Road. Take this road until it ends at the parking area for the Bear Lake Trailhead. This is approximately 9.5 miles from the Beaver Meadows Entrance Station. Hike the Dream Lake trail past Dream Lake and ends at Emerald Lake.

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Emerald Lake - RMNP Stocking 2017 to 2019
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Lake Class: 3