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Nice 👍 hike.

It is a little off the beaten path bit that is what makes it so special! At the top the water... read more

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Amazingly Beautiful

This was a tough hike but worth it! My husband and I hiked up with our 4 and 9 year old girls. The... read more

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It is a little off the beaten path bit that is what makes it so special! At the top the water 💦 is so clear you can see the fish 🐟.

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This was a tough hike but worth it! My husband and I hiked up with our 4 and 9 year old girls. The trail is very rocky, much like climbing steps. It gets steep at the very top so that was the hardest and scariest...More

Thank Jenn T
Reviewed 3 days ago

We were 0 for 0 with parking lots on this trip. After our Parking Lot Debacle at Maroon Bells we were at least warned. We asked the motel keeper for advice about Hanging Lake and she told us "Honey, good luck." Apparently this is another...More

Thank RanchGirl1013
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

When you see the sign on Hwy stop! This is one really beautiful place. The trail is really really steep. Hiking poles would help out a lot on this trail. The trail climbs over 1000 fr in only a few miles. At the top the...More

Thank Fred B
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I picked up a couple of delicious sandwiches sodas & water and rented some Bikes from Glenwood Adventures. They dropped us at Bear Ranch and we Biked the canyon back towards Glenwood Springs with the intention of Picnicking at Hanging Lake. We...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love this place! Short but strenuous and steep hike! If I had an option to pick one place only..this would be it!

Thank Nishtha S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely amazing. I was planning our vacation in Colorado and I came across photos of Hanging Lake. Even after reading reviews I decided that I needed to do this hike. I totally surprised my husband. So much so, that a month after our vacation he...More

1  Thank JAOneLove
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I have been wanting to hike this trail for awhile and finally decided to make it happen before the permit system goes into effect (next year?) We rode our bikes from the exit just east of Glenwood Springs (“No Name” exit) to...More

Thank 44seaturtle
Reviewed 1 week ago

bike from hanging lake to mount Rushmore. 458 miles. come join the fun raises. trying for 5million. thank you all . God Bless and have a great day no matter what.

Thank Sheri T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We awoke early to arrive at the parking lot by 6 AM and started the hike with flash lights. It is not an easy hike (but much easier than Royal Arch trail in Boulder) and the sites at the top were excellent. Go the extra...More

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Response from SelenaS | Reviewed this property |
Not sure on the Uber but renting bikes is a great option
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Response from shayne h | Reviewed this property |
NO! Technically you are not even suppose to put your fingers in the water.