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Denver: North Halfmoon Lakes

Trek across vibrant wildflower meadows to two alpine lakes tucked into a rocky chasm below Mt. Massive on this 5.8 miler outside Leadville.

Rating

Mapped by Timm Paxson

To Trailhead

Take I-70 W to CO 91 S (becomes US 24 S) to Leadville to CO 300 W. In .7 mi., L onto CR 11. In 1.2 mi., R @ Y to stay on CR 11 (toward Halfmoon Creek). In 7.3 mi., straight @ 3-way with Halfmoon Rd. In .5 mi., park @ trailhead.

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