Sky Pond, Rocky Mountain National Park

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  • This lake is awesome and I love the trail to get here. Sure, you will do some rock climbing and maybe even get wet from the water fall but it is so worth it. Don't quit. Keep going and enjoy the view.  more »
  • Per recommendation, we got to the park at 7:30, and were able to easily find parking at the Bear Lake parking lot. We wanted to park at the Canyon trail, however the lot their is much smaller than the...  more »
  • My husband and I both love to hike, but neither of us are extreme athletes. I would rate this hike as "difficult" for sure, mostly because of the length, but also because of what it requires of you. W...  more »
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  • One of my favorite homes of all time. Gets progressively more difficult, from hiking across frozen lakes and until you are scrambling up the side of a frozen waterfall. Bring traction in the winter.
  • To journey to Sky Pond is not easy, but it is oh so rewarding. Expect to scramble and climb up wet rocks near the end. It's definitely an added element of difficulty you won't encounter on most other hikes. The payoff is worth it though. Walk around the lake as much as possible to take in different viewpoints.
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