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Beaver Lake Trail

Beaver Creek, CO
+1 970-754-5373
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Easy to find the mouth of this hike near the mountain village.

We took the shuttle from Avon up to the Mountain Village area. Looked at the open hike post and... read more

Reviewed June 2, 2017
Erie, Colorado
Not a good winter trail

My daughter and I decided to do this trail on the recommendation of someone from the area. We were... read more

Reviewed November 30, 2016
Dinosaur, Colorado
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Moderate-to-difficult hiking trail that extends 6.6 miles from the Mitchell Lake Trailhead, beginning at 10,500 feet up to 11,300 feet elevation.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good34%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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+1 970-754-5373
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Reviewed June 2, 2017

We took the shuttle from Avon up to the Mountain Village area. Looked at the open hike post and headed to the 5 senses Trail. hiked it for a 3-mile hike and loved all the beauty our senses experienced. We decided not hike much of...More

Thank HeatherColoradogirl
Reviewed November 30, 2016

My daughter and I decided to do this trail on the recommendation of someone from the area. We were prepared for the snow, but someone had gone over it with a vehicle with tracks, which made it far more difficult than just hiking through the...More

Thank BedRockDepot
Reviewed September 28, 2016

Aspens as well as evergreens and it all ends with a beautiful lake. A bit of an incline in place. Park in the GF parking garage and take the senses trail to get to the beaver lake trailhead. Be careful if you chance parking along...More

Thank tiggert87
Reviewed September 27, 2016

The community of Beaver Creek Village is picture perfect, idyllic, family-oriented, and loaded with activities for winter and summer. It is in this perfect paradise that Beaver Lake Trail is located. If new to the "village", do plan to spend more time exploring the multitude...More

3  Thank on_the_go_98765
Reviewed September 23, 2016

If this is your first hike in the area, it's a great place to start. Walkable, with great views and photo opportunities. It will inspire you to take more hikes!

Thank somereader
Reviewed September 7, 2016

Enjoyed our cool morning hike this week. Started out at the new fire station. The beginning of the trail/road has changed in recent years but once you get about 45 minutes into the hike, the woods and views are really nice. Leaves are just barely...More

Thank RockyMtnArtist
Reviewed September 4, 2016

There are multiple beginnings but this trail is very pretty. Crossing bridges, rocky roads and a few ponds, this is quite the hike especially to those new to altitude. I highly recommend it. We even saw a moose at the beginning and it set the...More

1  Thank Becki T
Reviewed September 4, 2016

Hiked the Beaver Lake Trail several times the past two weeks. Especially above Talons (fka Red Tail Camp) the trail is beautiful and a true hiking trail. Depending on fitness and hiking style this can be a very nice excursion. The lake itself is idyllic...More

1  Thank crf214
Reviewed August 22, 2016

My daughter, son-in-law and myself walked to Beaver Lake today. This is my fourth trip in 15 years. It has extremely rocky stretches that resemble washed out rock beds rather than a trail. Wasn't like this years ago. I wouldn't recommend it for the very...More

Thank mthenderson1
Reviewed August 5, 2016

We started from Beaver Creek Chapel and took the 5 Senses Trail until it merged with Beaver Lake Trail. The trail is wide but there are a couple of steeper grades going up. We also saw people that were doing it on Horseback(a nice option...More

1  Thank creativemom
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