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Scales Lake is a 5 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Mesa Lakes, Colorado that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from March until October. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

Length 5.0 mi Elevation gain 252 ft Route type Out & Back
Dogs on leash Hiking Mountain biking Nature trips Walking Bird watching Lake Views
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Sonja and Antonio Gonzalez
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Easy hike. Dry, and lots of wild flowers.. First lake is completely dry, Scales lake is significantly low on water.

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Arthur Graham
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Extremely easy walk. Bring your bug spray and sunscreen.

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Kelly Christy
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Pretty, but it shouldn't be rated as moderate. Very easy.

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Joe Whalin
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Mary Beth Jungers
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Mike Tompkins
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Teresa Fischer
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Richard Waller
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Kaydo Otten
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Henry Albers
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Sonja and Antonio Gonzalez
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Sabine Perrigo
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Joe Whalin
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Sonja and Antonio Gonzalez
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Joe Whalin
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