The Lefthand Reservoir winter hike is a popular one at Brainard due to the proximity to the winter parking lot and wide road to hike.
Brainard Lake Recreation area
In Winter, Brainard Lake closes the gates meaning that all hikes begin at the Gateway. A popular hike is to just take the snow covered road.
Its summer and another Colorado Outdoor Season and we all want to get outside but new rules will make it a bit more challenging this year.