Quartz Lake

Quartz Lake

Directions- From US 84, turn left onto Mill Creek Road/CR 302 which is a gravel road. Drive 6.3miles to a fork. Keep right at the fork onto Nipple Mountain Road/FS 665. Continue for an additional 9.7-miles to the trailhead.

Facilities- None

Trail Length- 4.7 miles one way

This is a described as a difficult hike. You will gain 2400ft in elevation to the lake. The trail contains switchbacks and rocky, slick climbs.

Remember, you must have a valid Colorado fishing license to fish!