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Mummy Mountain Trail is a 14.8 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Estes Park, Colorado that features a lake and is only recommended for very experienced adventurers. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from April until September.

Distance: 14.8 miles Elevation Gain: 4,904 feet Route Type: Loop

backpacking

hiking

nature trips

bird watching

lake

views

wildlife

no dogs

Reservations to enter the park will go on sale through Recreation.gov at 8 a.m. Mountain Time on Thursday, May 28. Reservations will be available to enter the park from June 4 through July 31. The next release will be on July 1, for the month of August and any remaining days that have not been booked for July. On August 1, reservations will be available for the month of September and any remaining days that have not been booked for August. On September 1, reservations will be available for the month of October and any remaining days in September that have not been booked. Permits issued using the reservation system will allow park visitors to enter the park within two-hour windows of availability between 6 a.m. through 5 p.m. This process will facilitate advance payment of entrance fees, minimize contact between park entrance station staff and visitors and limit congestion in parking lots. The permit system will apply to all areas of the park. In the initial opening phase, the park will open approximately 60 percent of the park’s maximum parking capacity or 4,800 vehicles (13,500 visitors) per day.

hiking
11 months ago

Get an early start. Route we took from Lawn Lake TH went past the lake and up a class 2+/3 ramp up to the final class 3 ascent to the top. Ended up 20 miles round trip. Views were great.

hiking
Sun May 28 2017

Very difficult hike. Views are worth it. The route i took from the lawn lake trailhead was around 18 miles round trip.

hiking
17 days ago

hiking
10 months ago

recorded Mummy Mountain Trail

hiking
10 months ago

hiking
11 months ago

hiking
Mon Sep 18 2017