Trinidad Lake State Park, Trinidad

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Trinidad Lake State Park is a state park 4 miles (6.4 km) west of Trinidad, Colorado, United States. The park protects Trinidad Lake, a dammed reservoir. There are hiking trails, and camping and boating opportunities. The park features historical attractions such as the coal mining ruins at Cokedale. An exposure of the Cretaceous–Paleogene boundary (K–Pg boundary) is visible in the southern part of the park.

A portion of the mountain route of the Santa Fe Trail runs through the park.
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  • Was passing through on a road trip and decided to stop to look at the lake and take a quick hike. I ended up on the north side at Carpios Cove Trail next to a shooting range. I was the only person...  more »
  • While in Trinidad recently, on a drive. We drove in and around the lake. We couldn't find any parks with free access and we didn't want to use the facilities, just look at the lake. So we just kept...  more »
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  • The view is amazing. And the scenery is gorgeous. The campsites have electricity but not water hookup but you are always near a spicket. The lake is wonderful and beautiful. They have a bath house and showers. It's very peaceful and serene. It has native american teaching. Like how to through a spear and how to make cornmeal. And then there's the big lake. It is great for fishing and great for hikes. It is dog friendly and it is just an amazing campsites
  • Wonderful views and clear clean water. We stopped several times to picnic and relax near the lake. Camping is good but spaces are close together.
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