Mt Ida Trail, Rocky Mountain National Park

5.0
#10 of 18 in Trails in Rocky Mountain National Park
Hiking Trail · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
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  • We arrived early as suggested and got to stop at different areas on trail ridge road for sunrise! One thing I did not expect was the WIND above the treeline....relentless!!! We experienced a strong...  more »
  • I want rehash the route, just check the other reviews. This is an amazing trail with open vistas and stunning views. You're very likely to see lots of wildlife (marmots, pikas, bighorn sheep, elk...  more »
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  • This was a sweet hike, crazy windy when I was there but very enjoyable. Great views!
  • Great views (possibly some of the best in the park), not too rough of a hike (though my GPS said 5 miles rather than the expected 4 each way). The only negative is that a majority of the hike is above tree level and exposed. So make sure to start early enough to avoid afternoon storms.

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