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Address: Rocky Mountain National Park, Parking on Highway 36, Boulder, CO
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My hike from Deer Mountain Trailhead to Alpine Trail Ridge

It took me 13.23 miles and 5 hours 13 min to hike from the trailhead all the way to Alpine Trail Ridge Inn. The elevation makes it tough. I took a few short breaks along the way... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 October 2016
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

It took me 13.23 miles and 5 hours 13 min to hike from the trailhead all the way to Alpine Trail Ridge Inn. The elevation makes it tough. I took a few short breaks along the way without sitting down. The trail was challenging at times with rocks, unsheltered pave. As usual, hat, good hiking boots and plenty of water... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

This is a lovely Trail definitely worth a place to go It's beautiful you can see lots of nature surroundings such as trees and Chipmunks it's incredibly peaceful if you're lucky you may even see deer!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

The Deer Mountain trail is ca 3.0 miles, one way. Elevation gain was 1083 ft. It was not an easy hike but it was worth it. Took both me and hubby about 3.5 hours to get to the top. It was a hot and sunny day, and not many people on the trail that morning we started at 7 am!... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2016

Excellent trail with great views to get accustomed to the high altitude. On and off the hike takes about 4 hours so don't forget to bring enough water and snacks!

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