July 16th - Photo Of The Week...
One of the most popular hiking
destinations in Rocky
Mountain National Park, Dream Lake is featured
in this week's photo of the week.
Situated at an elevation of
9,900 feet, Dream
Lake is a short 1.1 mile hike from the Bear
Lake Trailhead. Spectacular views abound along the
Dream Lake Trail which also takes you past the
From Dream Lake hikers can
continue on to Emerald
Lake, .8 mile ahead, and then another .7 mile
Pool of Jade, 1.5 miles from Dream Lake.
Another trail forks from the Dream Lake Trail just
before Dream Lake and will take you to
Haiyaha, 1 mile from Dream Lake.
parking at the Bear Lake Trailhead is limited and
fills up quickly, it is recommended to start your
hike early in the morning or use the free Bear
Lake Shuttle to get to the trailhead.
Be sure to bring your camera as
the Dream Lake area is indeed one of the most
beautiful and most photographed spots in Rocky
Mountain National Park.