Elbow Lake
A short hike to a lovely subalpine lake near the Highwood Pass

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The trail hikes steeply up to Elbow Pass over the first kilometre, then eases into the lake.
We also hiked the loop around the lake.

The beginning of this hike was a little dreary, but the sun came out on the hike around the lake for some nice views.

The group crosses the headwaters of the Elbow River

The trail on the north side of the lake.

Colourful Elbow Lake.

Hiking around the lake.

A last look at Elbow Lake.

Hiking back down the trail.

Photos taken by Rachel

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