Over the weekend some Denver friends led us on a spectacular alpine hike just outside of Boulder, CO.
Info: Diamond Lake (Fourth of July Trail)
Indian Peaks & James Peak Wilderness
Round-Trip Length: 5.3 miles
Start - End Elevation: 10,172 – 10,940’ (10,957' max elevation)
Elevation Change: +768’ net elevation gain (+1,222’ total roundtrip elevation gain)
"This renowned alpine lake hike is celebrated for its magnificent wildflowers, dramatic waterfalls, excellent fishing, backcountry camping and attractive mountain scenery throughout..."