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Cub Lake Trail

Moraine Park Road, Rocky Mountain National Park, CO
+1 970-586-1206
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Nice trail for everyone

Beautiful trail for everyone. You can see different views: mountains, river, creeks, valley, and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Pleasant and non-strenuous

Okay, it's only non-strenuous if you skip the last half-mile, which is a rocky path on an ascent to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kansas City, Missouri
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Moraine Park Road, Rocky Mountain National Park, CO
+1 970-586-1206

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful trail for everyone. You can see different views: mountains, river, creeks, valley, and lake.

Thank PhilipandDaniel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Okay, it's only non-strenuous if you skip the last half-mile, which is a rocky path on an ascent to the lily-padded lake. But it's a relaxing, easy walk by the marsh for the most part, with rocks and sandy grit forming the path, which has...More

1  Thank winetast3
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful start through the meadow and flowing creek with lots of fishing. Gets a little buggy in places, but great aspen collections, wild flowers everywhere, and the lake itself was beautiful. Continued on to fern lake trail up to the falls. Gorgeous but very steep...More

Thank Hdolphin18
Reviewed July 9, 2017 via mobile

We have done this hike many times and enjoy it each time. Now in the summer it is very busy. We hit the trail at 6:15 am. It was nice and cool. We saw a few Elk, marmot and then baby ducks all clustered together...More

Thank smileyeye
Reviewed June 12, 2017 via mobile

Very nice moderate hike. We saw all kinds of wild life on the way. We saw two separate herds of elk with several newborns. We also saw some type of animal skeleton along the trail. It was large it may have been an elk. There...More

Thank Allan W
Reviewed March 30, 2017

This hike was recommended by the ranger at Beaver Meadows. No equipment needed. The trail was clear of snow up to the lake. There was snow on the trail if you went on to the Pool. It's a very scenic hike with good views of...More

Thank leaf888
Reviewed January 1, 2017 via mobile

There was quite a bit of snow pack so we used snowshoes and poles. The trail up and the views of the mountains are quite beautiful. The lake was totally frozen over and it was quite windy, so this hike was more about the journey...More

Thank SarahGrapesArney
Reviewed December 21, 2016

Needing a break I decided to try this trail. I'm in okay shape, but not very athletic, and it was a bit of a task climbing. It's not too long of a trail, but the last 1/3 of it is VERY steep and the altitude...More

Thank beccaleerobinson
Reviewed October 28, 2016

This is a very scenic trail through very pretty forrest. We did this on a sunny fall day, so the colours were spectacular. Its quite a strenuous hike if you're not used to the altitude, but well worth the effort. We did the circular route...More

Thank Pole2Pole_Images
Reviewed October 22, 2016

This hike is good many times in the year, but very beautiful in the fall. It is about 4.5 miles round trip and can be made into a loop if you choose. As you start on the trail you are heading up through a glacial...More

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Jasmine C
April 28, 2016|
Response from fv1989 |
Dogs are not allowed on any trails that are part of Rocky Mountain National Park. In brief, here is the pet policy for RMNP from the official website. Pets are permitted in Rocky Mountain National Park, however they are... More
Alissa W
March 26, 2015|
Response from fv1989 |
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