Mountain Lakes Lodge
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- Free parking
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Travel Blogs from Grand Lake
... morning drive into the park, I took a short dirt road and standing in the road was a calf. Soon Mama came out of the thickets to join it. When I walked Reilly in the morning I saw two smaller bulls in the campground. Finally, I saw Bullwinkle on a road going to the golf course. If it were not for the other folks who had spotted him, I probably would never have seen him. He was laying down in thick grass and his rack looked like ...
... pretty the woods were after seeing so many dead trees on the way to our hotel yesterday. The weather has been fabulous our whole trip, and today was the first day it was overcast, but the temperatures were mild so I was quite content. After we finished that hike we got back in the car and drove a scenic drive past Grand Lake, Shadow Mountain Lake, and Lake Granby. These Lakes are all right next to one another. The ...
... One or two chipmunks in the distance. The ranger said we were too early. Not a big problem; that overlook faces east anyway, so we were looking right into the sun, and the view would be much more spectacular later in the day.
We also stopped at the Forest Valley Overlook, a place where you can walk out a few hundred yards into the tundra (on a paved path) and see the sights. The sights today included thee Yellow-Bellied Marmots showing ...
... lakes such as Nymph, Dream, Emerald and Bear. You can also get a look at the Tyndall glacier. The drive in was amazing, we went through typical alpine landscape and ignored all the "car park full" signs.
We arrived at Bear Lake trailhead to be told by a ranger on entry we must park in an assigned parking spot, not stop or wait, or risk being towed. Within the car park there were two other rangers ensuring you either parked legally or your wheels were moving.
We left ...
... was saying here moose moose moose and all of a sudden I saw a moose so I screamed MOOSE! which caused Corbin to slam on the brakes and I got my moose picture. By the time we went through the park we ended up seeing 5 moose, super cute/ugly. Getting back to the site at 5:45 we were exhausted therefore we went out to dinner, then came home went to sleep at 9pm and didnt wake till 8am the next day. I guess we were exhausted!