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With a name like that, how could this not be a gem?? Gem Lake is an easily accessible mountain lake situated amongst cool boulders and rock formations. This is a great place to picnic with the family but be warned, you'll more than likely be joined by some furry little friends. As cute as the little chipmunks around Gem Lake are, please refrain from feeding them!

Short Hike: The lake is roughly two miles from the trailhead and is accessed by the Gem Lake Trail.

Family Friendly: Kids love climbing on rocks. The trail to Gem Lake is a rocky paradise lined by boulders that are perfectly arranged for climbing.

Gem Type: Lake

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Brian Smith

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Oct 6, 2021
Najma Hamdani
Pretty hard hike for us since we flew in and didn't check in until 4 pm so did this hike. Climbed about 1000 ft but beautiful nonetheless
Sep 10, 2021
Eva Schneider
Aug 12, 2021
Daniel McCloskey
Jul 26, 2021
Randall Harvey
Start at 12
Jul 14, 2021
Sarah Louise Mary
Jun 26, 2021
Shweta Bhandare
Family hike!
May 7, 2021
Tyler O'Gara
May 1, 2021
Nicole Arendt

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