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“A great easy hike” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Bear Lake

Bear Lake
5000 Bear Lake Road, Rocky Mountain National Park, CO
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Campton, New Hampshire
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“A great easy hike”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2012

I was here at sunrise on a cold November morning. The lake is just a minute away from the parking area and you can walk all around the lake with minimal effort. There was road construction and I had to follow a pilot car but the delay was not long.

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Nashville, Tennessee
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“Nice lake to walk around.”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2012

Some parts of the trail had packed snow and some ice, so careful steps were sometimes necessary to avoid a fall.

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Slingerlands, New York
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“Beautiful lake, easy to hike around”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2012

This is one of a series of lakes you can get to at the end of Bear Lake Rd. Is a beautiful serene lake Surrounded by hiking trail of about 3/5 of a mile. Is a relatively easy hike, although there is relatively steep grade in some places. Great place for a walk with the family.

Visited November 2012
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Winterset, Iowa
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“Bear Lake”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2012

A lot of construction going on right now. It took us a while to get to the location and it was getting dark, so we didn't get a chance to see the lake. Maybe next time.

Visited October 2012
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Boulder, Colorado
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“Fire at Fern Lake”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2012

This year we did not make it to Bear Lake as there was a forest fire burning up by Fern Lake and there was also construction in the area. We have done some wonderful hiking and snow shoeing in this part of Rocky Mountain National Park. One of our wonderful memories.

Visited October 2012
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