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Written & All Photos By: Mark Munson @markonthemoveTrail Length: 6-8 Miles Round TripTrail Type: Out & BackElevation Gain: 1,500 feetDifficulty: ModerateDog Friendly: YesCrater Lakes Trail is a scenic trail located about 8 miles west of Rollinsville, Colorado near the east portal of the Moffat train tunnel. It services a collection of five high alpine lakes, 3 that make up the lower Crater Lakes, and two lakes making the Upper Crater Lakes. The trail's elevation gain causes some hikers to shy away from this location, making it only moderately trafficked.Just getting to the trailhead after a good snowfall seemed to be a feat in...

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