DISTANCE
8.3 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
2,539 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

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birding

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backpacking
13 days ago

Hiked in June 30th, no snow until we got to Malachite Lake and you couldn’t see the trail. Had to make our way through bushes and trees to find a spot to put our tent. It was super windy and rainy so be prepared! I’ll be it gorgeous on a sunny day though!