Carson Lake Trail is a 1 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Mesa, Colorado that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from June until November.
Directions from Grand Junction: Take Hwy 70 east to Hwy 65 south. Take Rim Drive Road Southwest for three miles to Carson Lake road. Carson Lake is two miles down the road. The trail begins across the dam to the south.