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Twin Sisters Peaks Trail

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Address: US Hwy 7, access road to trailhead is the dirty road adjacent to the Lily Lake Vistor, Center parking lot., Rocky Mountain National Park, CO
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This is a moderate difficulty hike. The trailhead offers decent parking if you arrive early (I was there at 0600). In the trees, rocky with lots of switchbacks. Generally easy to... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 28, 2015
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Golden, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

This is a moderate difficulty hike. The trailhead offers decent parking if you arrive early (I was there at 0600). In the trees, rocky with lots of switchbacks. Generally easy to follow. Exception can be after initially crossing the landslide piece, but take your time. Once you clear the treeline, great views. However, the last 500 ft of elevation are... More 

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Montgomery, Texas
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

I did this hike one time just so I could go on a longer hike with the Y and will not ever do it again. Too many switch backs and rocks!! I like hikes that are lush and have lots of water. This hike is not that.

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Loveland, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015 via mobile

The trail to the summit of Twin Sisters is a long and continuous uphill hike. The route is surrounded by fairly dense lodgepole pine for most of the time. Although pleasant, the views within the forest don't change much for the first 75% of the hike and ... I hate to say it ... the never-changing scenery might seem a... More 

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Poltava, Ukraine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

I liked this trail. It is not the easiest one, but not to hard. Most of the trip you are in the forest (so not under the sun). There are lots of great views along the road. Go ahead and try it.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

This was a challenging hike for us. The trail length is 7.2 miles round trip which is about as far as our old feet like to hike at one time. The beginning elevation is 9,100 feet and peaks at 11,400 feet. We live at 1,120 feet and even after 10 days above 7,000 feet, we apparently had not acclimated at... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

We returned to this hike, after completing it as a first summit achieved in 2010. The hike is pleasant and rocky, with continuous upward switchbacks. It's really not an easy hike, although many were younger and faster than we were. This year, 2014, we found that there was a mud slide that took out part of the mountain and trail... More 

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Clearwater, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Definitely worth the exertion! The views at the top were amazing! People on the trail were encouraging and the animals who photo bomb you will have you smiling!

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Pueblo, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

My husband hiked with trail with another couple from Florida. All stated it was great. Some areas a little more difficult than others but was worth the hike.

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Sevierville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

I did this hike in late July 2014 with my 3 teenage sons. The trailhead is to the left as you walk up the road and starts at the park service sign (also on the left). The trail is very rocky all the way up and I would recommend sturdy hiking boots and also hiking poles. The trail is fairly... More 

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Sevierville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

I did this hike in late July 2014 with my 3 teenage sons. The trailhead is to the left as you walk up the road and starts at the park service sign (also on the left). The trail is very rocky all the way up and I would recommend sturdy hiking boots and also hiking poles. The trail is fairly... More 

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Address: US Hwy 7, access road to trailhead is the dirty road adjacent to the Lily Lake Vistor, Center parking lot., Rocky Mountain National Park, CO
Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Rocky Mountain National Park

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