Twin Lakes Trail

MODERATE 3 reviews
#36 of 83 trails in

Twin Lakes Trail is a 5.9 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Crested Butte, Colorado that features a lake. The trail is rated as moderate and primarily used for hiking and backpacking.

DISTANCE
5.9 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
1,624 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

backpacking

hiking

lake

views

wild flowers

wildlife

no dogs

Directions from Crested Butte: Travel two miles south on Highway 135 and then drive ten miles north on Brush Creek Road, 738, and Middle Brush Creek Road, which is four-wheel drive only.

3 months ago

This trial is remarkable! I have been up here 4 times over the past decade and each time is better than the last. The trial doesn’t start off a highway, you need a good 4X4 vehicle to head up to the trial head. I highly recommend this trail to anyone seeking secluded Colorado beauty.

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

It's a long drive and u really need a good 4 wheel drive vehicle! We turned back after about an hour of driving....

hiking
Wednesday, January 27, 2016

really pretty. Make sure to see all the lakes