Gem Lake & Balanced Rock

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This is Class B hike of approximately 7 miles out and back. There’s a total elevation gain of approximately 1700 feet. We’ll start at the Lumpy Ridge trailhead, and then connect to the Gem Lake trail which will take us approximately 1.5 miles to Gem Lake. The stretch to Gem Lake involves an elevation gain of about 1000 ft. on a trail with numerous rock steps. From Gem Lake we’ll continue on another 2.2 miles of mostly shaded trail to Balanced Rock.

Contact Greg Coonfare at 720-289-8392 for meeting time and place.