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Address: , Vail, CO
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Activities: Hiking
Description: Named after a miner from the 1800's, this trail offers hikers spectacular...
Named after a miner from the 1800's, this trail offers hikers spectacular vistas.
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8.8 mile day hike, beautiful!

We spent a crisp fall day hiking this amazing trail. Up and over fancy pass, up and over again to Missouri lakes. Definitely recommended if you are in the area.

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 22, 2014
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Denver, Colorado
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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

We spent a crisp fall day hiking this amazing trail. Up and over fancy pass, up and over again to Missouri lakes. Definitely recommended if you are in the area.

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2012

Views incredible. Hard hike though, If you do the fancy pass to Missouri lakes loop. 6 hours and some 8 miles. Well worth it.

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Copper Mountain, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2012

A ten-mile loop through the Holy Cross Wilderness Area is heavenly. http://www.amazon.com/Holy-Cross-Wilderness-Area-ebook/dp/B004AYD70M/ref=pd_cp_kstore_1?ie=UTF8&m=AG56TWVU5XWC2 http://www.amazon.com/Greatest-Hikes-Central-Colorado-ebook/dp/B003ZUY8NM http://summitcountyvoice.com/2011/08/07/travel-explore-colorados-spectacular-gore-creek-trail/ http://summitcountyvoice.com/2011/08/28/explore-whitney-peak-in-the-holy-cross-wilderness/

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