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Nymph Lake

Bear Lake Trail Head Road, Rocky Mountain National Park, CO
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Waterlilies

Nymph Lake is 0.5 mi/0.8 km from the Bear Lake trailhead. The short hike is a bit steep - gaining... read more

Reviewed February 6, 2018
pingaroo
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Chicago, Illinois
Nice Lake

It's a nice lake. If you really love hiking, I would recommend it. The hiking to get here seems a... read more

Reviewed November 18, 2017
542bernadettew
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Blaine, Minnesota
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“uphill hike” (2 reviews)
“park and ride” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Bear Lake Trail Head Road, Rocky Mountain National Park, CO
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Reviewed February 6, 2018

Nymph Lake is 0.5 mi/0.8 km from the Bear Lake trailhead. The short hike is a bit steep - gaining 225 ft/69 m in elevation. It's the first of 3 lakes on the way to Emerald Lake. We visited the lake around 9am on a...More

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Reviewed November 18, 2017

It's a nice lake. If you really love hiking, I would recommend it. The hiking to get here seems a bit long at times, but the hike overall is not difficult. Expect quite a few people on the trails.

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Reviewed September 19, 2017

Nice little lake short hike up from Bear lake. It is a mostly paved uphill hike. You can continue up to 3 other lakes or just hang out here and people watch. There are benches and logs to sit on.

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Reviewed July 31, 2017

The day we did this hike was super foggy and pouring rain, but the lake was still beautiful. Make sure to arrive early or be prepared to take the shuttle from Park and Ride. The trail was mainly rocky and uphill from the Bear Lake...More

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Reviewed July 19, 2017

We did take this hike past Nymph Lake, but this would be a wonderful hike for families with smaller children or people with less endurance. There are multiple spots around the lake to get close to the shore, and the far side has a gorgeous...More

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Reviewed May 16, 2017

This is a lovely little walk that has good quality paths leading to a one of the three stunning lakes that you'll find if you continue on up the Bear Lake Trail Head path. For a short walk this will give you a massive insight...More

Thank D P
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