Past Meetup

Navajo Lake Trail, 9 miles round trip to a dramatic basin.

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5 people went

Details

Scenic lake in a beautiful cirque valley below El Diente Peak.

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The steady incline reduces the difficulty. Bring guests.

2,467 feet elevation gain to 11,350'.

The trailhead is reached by following Route 145 south to the Lizard Head area, continue west on 145; then turning north onto the Dunton Rd (Forest Rd 585, CR 38) at Coke Oven Creek. 7 miles to the trailhead from 145.

High elevation strenuous hiking experience is mandatory. Appropriate gear is required, including rain pants and rain jacket.

Description
https://www.alltrails.com/trail/us/colorado/navajo-lake-trail

Map
https://caltopo.com/map.html#ll=[masked],[masked]&z=14&b=t&o=r&n=0.25

Photos
https://www.google.com/search?q=photos+of+navajo+lake+el+diente&tbm=isch&source=iu&ictx=1&fir=PvbWMw-LKZrP1M%253A%252CCgxGjNTHoC45aM%252C_&usg=AFrqEzeWe_uktccEaePcTxIGV814Kfh6oA&sa=X&ved=2ahUKEwj37K_xvdfcAhWh7YMKHZ_4DH0Q9QEwCnoECAIQGA#imgrc=K8UtTy7KZmlPKM: