Hiking in Glacier Gorge

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Created On: Dec 30, 2008
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Hiking in Glacier Gorge

Glacier Gorge in RMNP is stunningly beautiful. I’m sure climbers love the area as numerous peaks and technical climbs beckon. Even the iconic Longs Peak can be reached from the trailhead. But the area is a wonderful playground for the trail hiker as well – with its beautiful waterfalls, cascades, lakes and incredible mountain vistas.

Besides being stunningly beautiful, Glacier Gorge is also easily accessible, which means it is also very busy. Keep this in mind when planning your hike. Early starts are strongly encouraged!

This album is a collection of my photos from the hikes I have been on in Glacier Gorge. These pictures are primarily from the Glacier Gorge Trail, Loch Vale Trail, Sky Pond Trail and Andrews Glacier Trail. There are areas of Glacier Gorge that I still need to explore and therefore there are more photos to include. So please feel free to add your favorite pictures from your hikes in Glacier Gorge.


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Bill Reed

Bill Reed - Dec 30, 2008 10:45 pm - Voted 10/10

One of my.......

favorite places. Great photos! Thanks for posting it, Mark.


MarkDidier - Dec 31, 2008 8:24 am - Hasn't voted

Re: One of my.......

One of mine as well. Hard to believe how much beautiful scenery you can see for not all that much effort.

Thanks for visiting and adding your pictures. I left it as a public album so people like yourself - who have probably been there a lot more than myself - can contribute.

Happy New Year,


aedwards - Apr 6, 2009 10:39 am - Hasn't voted


Great pictures. I'll be there in late July, hopefully I'll have some pictures to add.


MarkDidier - Apr 7, 2009 9:17 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: Thanks!

Glad you liked the album. Glacier Gorge is a great place - whether you want to hike or climb. Sounds like you have a great trip planned for this summer. If you have any questions feel free to PM me.

Have a great trip.

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