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Alberta Falls

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Alberta Falls

Area Estes Park
Park/Forest Rocky Mountain National Park
Trailhead Glacier Gorge
Distance Roundtrip 1.6 Miles
Elevation Start 9240 ft
Elevation Gain ≈ 160 ft
Features Waterfall
Dogs Allowed? No


This is one of the most popular hikes in Rocky Mountain National Park. The trail travels to a nice waterfall on Glacier Creek. There are lots of aspen that line the trail which make this a nice hike in autumn.

Directions info

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About 12 miles southwest of Estes Park off Bear Lake Rd


Rocky Mountain National Park Site


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