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This stunning subalpine lake is worth the hike in. The skyline at the Loch is dominated by the Sharktooth (12,630'), Mt Taylor (13,651') and Thatchtop Mountain (12,668').

Half-Day Hike: Hike in using the Loch Vale Route from the Glacier Gorge Junction TH or the Bear Lake TH.

Gem Type: Lake

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Brian Smith

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Aug 8, 2018
Sally Gibson
Aug 4, 2018
Clay Pennington
Part of Sky Pond
Jul 31, 2018
Audrey Mines
Jul 24, 2018
Aralynn Minnick
Jul 24, 2018
John Hochstetler
Great hike for the families first trip to RMNP. Everyone loved it. Really enjoyed seeing my 16 yr old son enjoying himself so much.
Jul 8, 2018
Omar Albayati
Jul 4, 2018
Desiree Bohorques
beautiful and stunning hike the loch is a gem we camped at andrews creek campsite and were wakened by a herd of elk! it was a great experience
Jun 29, 2018
Richard Vogel

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