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Hope Lake

Hope Lake

Stunning Alpine Lake Outside of Telluride

Hope Lake is a classic hike in the area that features a beautiful alpine lake as well as an abundance of wildflowers in the summer. 


Head south on Highway 145 and take the left to Trout Lake. Follow the road past the lake for 2.5 miles and turn left on Forest Service Road #627. Vehicles with clearance are recommended. Follow this road to the trailhead. 

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