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Missouri Lake Trail, Vail

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Hiking Trail · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
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  • Missouri Lakes trail is a long uphill hike but the scenery is beautiful, sounds of water enchanting and the avalanche area fascinating. It's a rather strenuous hike but my wife and I are in our 60s.....  more »
  • This is one of the best moderate trail in the area. It offer everything : creek, trees, rocks, view and challenges you just enough. The fact of being mostly in the shade is an added plus in hot...  more »
  • Stunning August hike. From the trailhead to the top (third) lake and back is closer to 8.5 miles so prepare for the distance and weather although the route isn't difficult. This is one of CO's most spectacular hikes with the views, wildflowers varied terrain. Highly recommended.
  • Awesome hike, the trail guide says 7.2 miles, our gps said 8.4. hardest hike we've done in awhile. Totally worth it.

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