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Hard, but Great Hike

We decided to take this hike with a 7 year old, 9 year old, and 13 year old. I do not recommend it... read more

Reviewed July 11, 2018
JenniferMO
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St. Peters, MO
Great Views At Top

Twin Sisters is another Rocky mountain National Park trail that does not require one to pay an... read more

Reviewed June 27, 2018
Colo-Mtn-Hiker
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Broomfield, CO
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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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Reviewed July 11, 2018

We decided to take this hike with a 7 year old, 9 year old, and 13 year old. I do not recommend it for people who are not hardy hikers. Our kids did make it to the peak, where it was extremely cold and windy....More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 27, 2018

Twin Sisters is another Rocky mountain National Park trail that does not require one to pay an entrance fee. Located on Highway 7, opposite Lily Lake (see its own entry) and just south of Estes Park. Drive up the dirt road for about half a...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed this hike! Its a good workout on the way up but there is one great view after another as a reward for the effort. When you reach the top, the panorama view is just spectacular! We started early - around 7AM -...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank SweetPea
Reviewed February 5, 2018

We visited Rocky Mountain NP over the Labour Day weekend and spent 3 days hiking in the beautiful park. Twin Sisters Peaks was our first hike in the park and our least favourite. Compared to the other mountain hike that we did - Flattop Mountain...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank pingaroo
Reviewed December 5, 2017 via mobile

This was a wonderful hike. Started at 10:30 am was done at 5pm. Beautiful views partway up....the. the front range is hidden until the top. There has not been any big snows yet...and the peaks are easy to access from Estes Park. Microspikes and poles...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Brigetta A
Reviewed October 17, 2017

We did the hike in early October. There was a good bit of snow and ice above tree-line but that made it more adventurous. I have done a good bit of backpacking so I would rate this as moderate. It took us about 2 hours...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Joel W
Reviewed July 18, 2017

This is a relatively busy trail. I started up at 7:15 am and there were a dozen cars already at the trail head. Well marked trail. Steep in places-especially just after you cross the rock slide area. I used a hiking stick, which helped with...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Cromeracw
Reviewed July 16, 2017

Steep and challenging, but the view from the top is magnificent. Bring a walking stick and good hiking boots, a little treacherous across the landslide area from a few years back, and then after that it is almost straight up before another switch back.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Chuck S
Reviewed June 21, 2017

My buddy and me rode Harleys to Pikes Peak from Aurora. See my other reviews for the full trip itinerary and places to stay and eat. This was an incredible experience. Along the way up there are many areas to stop and take a break...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank caymankid
Reviewed February 10, 2017

WOW! What a view. This hike is definitely worth the effort. Besides the obvious view at the top, the rock slide is also a sight. I read other reviews that said the trail is difficult to find around this area but we didn't seem to...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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