Echo Lake Trail

EASY 49 reviews
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Echo Lake Trail is a 1.3 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Idaho Springs, Colorado that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
1.3 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
75 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

dogs on leash

kid friendly

birding

fishing

hiking

snowshoeing

walking

cross country skiing

forest

lake

views

hiking
4 days ago

hiking
14 days ago

walking
17 days ago

Easy and flat.

hiking
28 days ago

Was a good trail for my little 3 year old. Highly recommend.

29 days ago

hiking
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hiking
1 month ago

This is a great trail however very easy. Views are beautiful and if you hope to take some good pictures of the lake, you have to be there in the morning. Place is pretty busy during the weekend. I can't say I really hiked because the trail is pretty flat - almost wooded city park feel

2 months ago

2 months ago

City park feel. Easy hiking, families BBQing, lots of dogs, busy

hiking
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2 months ago

Great easy trial. Wonderful view of Echo Lake.

snowshoeing
3 months ago

Beautiful views all around the lake. Great scenery. Looks absolutely amazing regardless of the season.

walking
3 months ago

Trail was busier for Easter Sunday! And pretty snowy! Very pretty views and quite easy to locate!

4 months ago

snowshoeing
6 months ago