Pawnee Lake, Trail Map, Brainard Lake Recreation Area, Indian Peaks Wilderness Area, Colorado

Pawnee Lake - 12.8 Miles

Indian Peaks Wilderness Area




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1: N40 04.674 W105 35.073 — 0.0 miles : Long Lake Trailhead
2: N40 04.550 W105 35.220 — 0.2 miles : Jean Lunning Trail split #1
3: N40 04.234 W105 36.071 — 1.1 miles : Jean Lunning Trail split #2
4: N40 04.171 W105 36.719 — 1.7 miles : Begin Moderate switchbacks to Lake Isabelle
5: N40 04.222 W105 36.876 — 2.1 miles : Lake Isabelle - Pawnee Pass Trail split
6: N40 04.328 W105 37.192 — 2.6 miles : Steep, winding climb above treeline
7: N40 04.313 W105 37.495 — 3.2 miles : Grade moderates across wide alpine bench
8: N40 04.372 W105 37.779 — 3.6 miles : Winding climb up north valley wall
9: N40 04.488 W105 37.887 — 4.1 miles Winding climb up north valley wall
10: N40 04.567 W105 38.117 — 4.55 miles : Pawnee Pass (12,541')
11: N40 04.595 W105 38.359 — 5.0 miles : Steep descent down west side of Divide
12: N40 04.673 W105 38.485 — 5.35 miles : Transition from talus to alpine grass
13: N40 04.762 W105 38.505 — 5.6 miles : Pass through alpine landscape on mild terrain
14: N40 05.112 W105 38.572 — 6.1 miles : Grades moderate on approach to treeline
15: N40 05.288 W105 38.737 — 6.37 miles : Cairn-marked spur to lake outlet area
16: N40 05.255 W105 38.739 — 6.4 miles : Pawnee Lake