Living – Places: 5
The creek alongside a campsite we stayed at years ago.
Looking out over Estes Park from Gem Lake Trail.
Rock wall of Lumpy Ridge alongside Gem Lake Trail.
Unique rock formation.
Garima and a unique rock formation.
Rock outcropping along Gem Lake Trail.
Line of sight.
Entering the Park.
First glimpse of the Twin Owls on the Lumpy Ridge Trail spur off the Gem Lake Trail.
View across the valley towards the Continental Divide.
Full view of Twin Owls from Lumpy Ridge Trail.
Lumpy Ridge: The Bookend
Garima walking up valley along Lumpy Ridge.
Enjoying the music of a stand of quaking aspens, which would be our lunch spot.
Heading down the last stretch of trail towards Cow Creek Trailhead.
The view from Glacier Gorge trailhead.
Winding up through a young aspen forest.
First view of Glacier Creek.
View out over Rocky Mountain National Park.
Climbing up into Glacier Gorge.
Crossing the creek on the way up.
Massive area of solid stone bedrock.
Tenacious old pine.
First glimpse of Mills Lake.
Sitting lakeside at Mills Lake.
Our last view of Mills Lake as we're leaving.
The billy goat trail up to The Loch.
Looking down through a hole eroded in the trail side.
First glimpse of The Loch.
At the shoreside of The Loch.
Our lunch spot at The Loch.
A well-earned retirement along the lake shore.
Garima on the way down from The Loch.
A unique rock formation.
Icy Brooks stream tumbling down from The Loch.