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Trail Gulch Lake Trail

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Length


2.8 Miles 4.5 Kilometers


1,459' 445 m

Ascent

-27' -8 m

Descent

10%

Avg Grade (6°)

24%

Max Grade (14°)

6,965' 2,123 m

High

5,532' 1,686 m

Low

Shared By Dara Zimmerman

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A family-friendly day hike to a scenic alpine lake.

Dara Zimmerman

Dogs Leashed

Features Lake · Swimming · Wildflowers

Generally accessible from June to October. Trailhead parking can be crowded, and thievery is often reported at this trailhead.

Description

The access trail for Trail Gulch Lake is a well-maintained and popular horse and hiker trail in the Northeast Trinity Alps. Sections of the trail are singletrack dirt and gravel as well as a former dirt road. The lake has camping, and is deep enough for swimming. This trail is often combined with Long Gulch Lake in a large loop.

NOTE: Trail Gulch Lake and Long Gulch Lake are switched on most maps.

Flora & Fauna

Deer, bear, hawks, eagles.

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