Whitney Lake Trail

MODERATE 1 reviews
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Whitney Lake Trail is a 4.8 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Minturn, CO that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, camping, fishing, horses, and backpacking and is accessible from May until October. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

4.8 miles 1845 feet Out & Back

dogs on leash

backpacking

camping

fishing

hiking

horseback riding

forest

lake

views

wild flowers

wildlife

hiking
1 month ago

Beautiful day hike to Whitney Lake at 10,956 feet. Steep in sections. Great panoramic views of ridges and peaks to the south and west. Great variety of terrain and vegetation including Aspen groves--especially in mid-September when the leaves are changing.