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Gold Creek Lake Trail

Intermediate

Trail

7.3 mile 11.7 kilometer point to point
Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 2,745' 837 m
Descent: -206' -63 m
High: 10,957' 3,340 m
Low: 8,417' 2,566 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 8% (4°)
Max Grade: 28% (15°)

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Sep 15, 2018
Christina Schroeder
Beautiful hike in the fall. We turned around at the waterfall about 1.75 miles in. It is worth the hike just to check it out. 4mi — 1h 30m

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The lush lower Gold Creek meadows.
Jul 10, 2017 near Walden, CO
Lower part of the falls at about 1.75 miles in.
Sep 16, 2018 near Walden, CO
One of the easier log creek crossings going down on Gold Creek Lake Trail.
Jun 26, 2018 near Walden, CO
Near Ute Pass, looking toward the Gold Creek Drainage.
Jul 10, 2017 near Walden, CO
Crossing Gold Creek along the trail.
Jul 10, 2017 near Walden, CO
Gold Creek Lake.
Jul 10, 2017 near Walden, CO

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