East Inlet Trail Backpacking - Rocky Mountain National Park
The East Inlet Trail is a portal to wonderful lakes, high peaks, swift rivers and the start of a beautiful traverse of Rocky Mountain National Park. The backpacking and backcountry camping here is divine.
The main, established trail goes 8.0 miles to Spirit Lake, a 16 mile out and back. Backpackers can continue on to Fourth Lake and up and over Boulder Grand Pass.
Destination Distance From Downtown
Time To Complete
2- 3 days or more
Spring, Summer, and Fall
$20 for 7-day pass, $40 for a Rocky Mountain National Park annual pass, $80 for a National Parks annual pass; $20 Backcountry Camping Pass.