Mitchell Lakes Trailhead
Added by BillMiddlebrook

Location:  Front Range
Road Type:  Paved Road 0   (0=Paved, 6=Very Difficult 4WD)
Directions:  From Highway 72, just a mile or so north of the town of Ward, turn west onto America St./Brainard Lake road. Drive over 2 miles to reach the entrance to the Brainard Lake Recreation Area, pay the fee and continue 2 more miles to reach Brainard Lake. Pass the lake and continue 1 mile to the Mitchell Lakes trailhead. It has a large, paved parking area and restrooms. The Mitchell Lakes and Audubon Peak trails start on the north (upper) end of the parking lot.
Winter Access:  Unknown
Date Status Information Posted By  Photos  Comments Likes Dislikes    
2015-08-20 Trailhead road open. Parking at a premium after 10am Garrett7m         
2015-06-28 Road is closed at Brainard Lake, 1mi below the trailhead. adrenalated         

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