Browns Lake

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The Browns Lake Trail is part of the greater Mount Antero Trail System. This out-and-back side trip features a fun drive into the Browns Creek Valley between Mt. White (13,667') and Mt Shavano (14,231'). The trail ends at a large beaver pond called Browns Lake. Many times this lake is massive in si... Read More
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Highlights of Browns Lake

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Forest Category Icon Forest
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Highest Elevation
13092 ft
Shape of Trail
Out & Back
Typically Open
07/01 - 10/31
Best Direction
N/A
Official Trail Name
278
Nearest Town
Buena Vista
Nearest Services
Buena Vista
Management Agency
San Isabel National Forest
District
Salida District

Overview

The Browns Lake Trail is part of the greater Mount Antero Trail System. This out-and-back side trip features a fun drive into the Browns Creek Valley between Mt. White (13,667') and Mt Shavano (14,231'). The trail ends at a large beaver pond called Browns Lake. Many times this lake is massive in size if beaver activity in the area is high. Browns Lake offers fishing and hiking options at the end of the trail.

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