Upper Slate Lake Via Rock Creek Trailhead

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Upper Slate Lake Via Rock Creek Trailhead is a 20.9 mile out and back trail located near Silverthorne, Colorado that features a lake. The trail is rated as difficult and primarily used for hiking, fishing, and backpacking.

DISTANCE
20.9 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
4,678 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

backpacking

fishing

hiking

lake

blowdown

4 months ago

Great remote hike. Didn't see more than 3 people after boulder lake. Slate lake and upper slate lake are gorgeous with an abundance of wildlife. The last mile climb to upper slate lake is a little rough after the long trek in but worth the extra effort.