Saint Mary's Glacier is a mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Idaho Springs, Colorado that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from April until October. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash/5(K). Get the St. Mary's weather forecast. Access hourly, 10 day and 15 day forecasts along with up to the minute reports and videos for St. Mary's, CO from hs-360.org Jul 20, · St. Mary’s Glacier is a hike with stunning views of the Colorado Rocky Mountains, a beautiful lake, and, of course, the glacier. Explore our trail Reviews: 5. This was the first webcam view that Glacier National Park offered. Originally it was only going to be a test until a better location was found, but it turns out that this view has a large following. Watch for the occasional lunchtime crowd at the picnic table or our resident deer wandering about. There are more than permanent snow or ice bodies mapped in Colorado, but only 7 of these are larger than km2. Colorado has 14 named glaciers - all in the Front Range, most significantly in Rocky Mountain National Park. The St. Mary's Glacier is the shortest hike of the five/5(94).
We thought the water was too cold for it. Is this a must-do if you are traveling with a big group greater than 5? We are 61 and 62 years old. We were there this past summer. In the winter we have snowmen and in the early summer we have ground squirrels. August 20, at pm. Jessica Welser. Lisa Klein recorded Saint Mary's Glacier.
Worth it for the views though! Johnna Pleban. Be sure to bring some doggie bags to pick up after your best friend. Last updated: July 16, If you look to the left you will see part of the Going-to-the-Sun Road just before it rounds the corner to Siyeh Bend. Thanks for helping!
Reviewed 5 days ago. Janae Andrews recorded Saint Mary's Glacier. Expect to see buses of school kids coming for visits and snowshoe trips. We have several other horns in the park but no better representation than Saint Nicholas. Does this place or activity require above average amounts of physical activity long walks, climbs, stairs or hikes? Reviewed yesterday. Mary's Glacier. Sinopah Mountain dominates the left side of the view and a shoulder of Rising Wolf is on the right. Some people swim at the lake.