The first 1.5 miles of this trail is actually an old logging road which has been closed to motorized use.
At a Glance
Lake Evelyn is located within the Byers Peak Wilderness. Mechanized/motorized travel is prohibited. Campsites must be at least 100' away from lakes, streams or trails. Pets must be under control at all times. Group size maximum is 12 people or people and livestock combined.
Sulphur Ranger District, 9 Ten Mile Drive, PO Box 10, Granby, CO 80446, Phone: 970-887-4100, Fax: 970-887-4111, Contact Us
From .5 mile east of Parshall on Highway 40, go south on Grand County Road 3 (Ute Pass Road) to GCR 32 (FSR 139) and turn east following this road for 5 miles to FSR 136. Go right on FSR 136 and travel 2.5 miles to the Bottle Pass/Lake Evelyn TH.
From CO Highway 9, 24 miles south of Kremmling, turn onto Summit County Road 15 (Ute Pass Road), which will become Grand County Road 3. Follow this road until you come to GCR 32 (FSR 139) and turn east following this road for 5 miles to FSR 136. Go right on FSR 136 and travel 2.5 miles to the Bottle Pass/Lake Evelyn TH.