Wild Basin

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31 mi 49 km of trail 2 Featured Hikes

Gems 2 Gems Easy Trails 3 Trails Intermediate Trails 10 Trails Hard Trails 0 Trails

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After the Hike: Local Favorites

Miyauchi's Snack Bar Get the wild berry crumble with a chocolate dip and a waffle cone
1029 Lake Ave., Grand Lake CO — (970) 627-9319
The Rock Inn Mountain Tavern Go forth and let all the people eat bacon wrapped, garlic stuffed dates
Sundeck Restaurant Best apple pie ever!
Baba's burgers, gyros & more Ate the Garden burger and it was absolutely delicious. Best non meat burger Ive ever had.
Smokin' Dave's BBQ & Taphouse Pulled pork was the best but so were the ribs, brisket, and bread pudding
Sloopy's Grill Had a burger, fries, and a milkshake. All were delicious. Friendly staff and a nice place to hangout. Best burger in the Grand Lake area.
Donut Haus Nothing Gluten Free. C'mon Donut Haus...get it together. For those of us who can't have gluten.
Inkwell & Brew Exceptional atmosphere, exceptional coffee, exceptional people!
Nepal's Cafe Great food and exceedingly friendly!
Mama Rose's The house salad is excellent, perfectly dressed. The wait staff is A++. Prices are affordable - our bill for a family of four came to a little over $70 which inc. beers & desserts.
Poppy's Pizza & Grill Here with a large group? Don't worry about paying extra gratuity. Poppy's has a policy of not charging extra for a large party!
Ed's Cantina & Grill Address is spelled wrong, it's Elkhorn.
The Egg & I Restaurants Bacon is amazing here.
Estes Park Pie Shop Not just about great pie. The diner food here is awesome. Pot pie and Mac and cheese is yummy!
You Need Pie The pies really are great. Big selection including gluten-free.
Cascades Restaraunt & Lounge Try the ice water. It's the best thing on the menu...
Notchtop Bakery & Café This is a great breakfast restaurant with lots of healthy choices including gluten free options and GF bread that tastes like real bread. One of my favorite restaurants in Estes Park.
Barking Dog Cafe The people here are nice.
431a Main St, Lyons CO — (303) 823-9600
Oskar Blues Grill & Brew It's all about the Gubna!
303 Main St, Lyons CO — (303) 823-6685

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Grand Lake, CO
3.2 mi 5.2 km Grand Lake, CO
Minor Issues
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Mostly Dry - Clear until snowfield in Canyon just below the lake.
67 days ago
4.4 mi 7.2 km
#2 Thunder Lake Trail
Grand Lake, CO
4.4 mi 7.2 km Grand Lake, CO
Minor Issues
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Snowy, Icy - Not a ton of snow up there (2-4" toward pear lake), but the trail is somewhat icy. I didn't need Microspikes today, but I suspect they'll be necessary soon on the steeper portions.
12 hours ago
3.1 mi 4.9 km
#3 Wild Basin Trail
Estes Park, CO
3.1 mi 4.9 km Estes Park, CO
All Clear
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Some Mud - Trail in good shape with a few wet areas, easy enough to avoid though.
67 days ago
Estes Park, CO
4.4 mi 7.1 km Estes Park, CO
Unknown
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0.5 mi 0.7 km
#5 Ouzel Lake Trail
Grand Lake, CO
0.5 mi 0.7 km Grand Lake, CO
All Clear
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Clear and mostly dry all the way to the lake.
67 days ago
Estes Park, CO
5.3 mi 8.6 km Estes Park, CO
Minor Issues
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Snowy, Icy - Not a ton of snow up there (2-4" toward pear lake), but the trail is somewhat icy. I didn't need Microspikes today, but I suspect they'll be necessary soon on the steeper portions.
12 hours ago
2.2 mi 3.5 km
#7 Lion Lake Trail
Grand Lake, CO
2.2 mi 3.5 km Grand Lake, CO
Unknown
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1.7 mi 2.8 km
#8 Allenspark Trail
Estes Park, CO
1.7 mi 2.8 km Estes Park, CO
Unknown
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Estes Park, CO
1.4 mi 2.2 km Estes Park, CO
Unknown
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Estes Park, CO
2.2 mi 3.6 km Estes Park, CO
Unknown
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2.3 mi 3.7 km
#11 Finch Lake Cutoff
Estes Park, CO
2.3 mi 3.7 km Estes Park, CO
Unknown
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