A pretty, small mountain lake popular for both its fishing and easy access. The trail follows the mountainside contour and tops off on the bench where the lake sits.
From Basalt to the Trailhead: Travel 28 miles up the Fryingpan River Road. Turn right on Forest Rd. #504 at Norrie Colony. Drive across the river and up the switchbacks approximately three miles. Take the left fork, continue one mile and take the right fork approximately a half-mile to the trailhead on the left side of the road.