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Blue Lake via Mitchell Lake Trail

5 reviews #3 hike out of 103 in
4.7 mi
Distance
2 hrs 35 min
Time
terrain
873 ft
Elev Gain

Overview

Fabulous hike! Some snow still en route to Blue Lake, but easy to traverse without traction devices. We didn't go farther, but if you want to go on to the upper lake ("Little Blue"), you will definitely need traction devices. Highly recommended!

Getting Started

See rules on entry and access to individual parking lots in the Current Conditions section of this website: https://www.fs.usda.gov/recarea/arp/recreation/recarea/?recid=28182

Taking Children

Not too hard for kids. We saw several.



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Blue Lake via Mitchell Trail w/Andi (9/21/19)
Didn’t make it .7 mi to little blue lake
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