Independence Lake (Colorado) facts for kids
- See also: Lake Independence (disambiguation)
Quick facts for kidsIndependence Lake
Independence Lake and Twining Peak
|Location||Pitkin County, Colorado,
|Primary outflows||Roaring Fork River|
|Basin countries||United States|
|Max. length||0.23 mi (0.37 km)|
|Max. width||0.09 mi (0.14 km)|
|Surface elevation||12,497 ft (3,809 m)|
Independence Lake is an alpine lake in Pitkin County, Colorado, United States, located high in the Sawatch Range in the Hunter-Fryingpan Wilderness of White River National Forest. It is the source of the Roaring Fork River and is located south and over a pass from Lost Man Lake and north of Twining Peak. The lake is accessible via a trail from State Highway 82 west of Independence Pass.
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