Sprague Lake, Rocky Mountain National Park

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  • On a day with calm winds (typically in early morning) you can take a lovely reflection picture here including Hallett's Peak. There's a lovely, easy hike here around Sprague Lake. Also it's a great pl...  more »
  • We drove up here from the park & ride car park after hiking the Bear Lake/Emerald Lake trail. We walked around the lake. The evening light was superb & I took a few pictures. Someone said Moose come t...  more »
  • Beautiful lake in Rocky Mountain National Park. Lots of nearby hiking trails to enjoy. A great place to enjoy scenic views.  more »
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  • Beautiful lake with a nice trail loop around the lake and several bridge crossings over creeks. Path was smooth and even (good for toddlers!) We saw a mouse and her calf, 2 screeching owls, chipmunks, and a lovely sunset!
  • Sprague Lake used to be a resort before the national park acquired it, and it definitely retains the same atmosphere. This is a great place to go for an easy hike, have a barbecue cookout, go canoeing, view wildlife, or go fly fishing. The views are beautiful. This is one of the few places in the park that has drinking water and flush toilets with sinks, so it's a great place to park after a day of hiking. There is a moose that regularly brings her calves here for feeding, and in the evening you can frequently see them.
  • If you go there Right begore the winter then you will have a great time.. because there will be a little snow so you can literally walk on those lake, it’s fun. Had an amazing time there.
  • Awesome lake to walk around! Beautiful scenery. Also you can fish this small lake if you like!
  • Small lake in the Rockies, no hike needed , next to a nice picnic spot, easy to reach , but has a beautiful view! Don't miss it!

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