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Rainbow Lakes Trailhead, CO

US Forest Service

Located east of the  Rainbow Lakes Campground , this newly constructed trailhead provides access to the Rainbow Lakes and Arapaho Glacier Trails inside the Indian Peaks Wilderness . Vehicle...[more]

Rainbow Lakes Trailhead

Address

CO

Directions

From Nederland, head west on Colorado Highway 72 for approximately seven miles. Look for the University of Colorado Mountain Research Station sign and turn west onto National Forest System Road 298. This route is gated during the winter. This road is a five-mile, native-surfaced road. A high clearance vehicle is recommended.

Activities
  • HIKING HIKING
  • HORSEBACK RIDING HORSEBACK RIDING
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