September 21, 2003 - Rachel Lake

Elevation Gain: 1600 ft
Time: 2.25 hours up, 1.5 hours down
Distance (RT): 8 miles
Difficulty: Moderate
Hibox Fall colors Ann at the lake

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  • Scenic, but a crowded, very popular, overused trail
  • A heel blister cut our trip short, didn't continue to Rampart Lakes
  • Last mile to Rachel Lake is a rocky, rooty, 1300 foot gain!
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