Trip Reports: Blue Lakes, San Juans, Colorado - August 2010

Photos from three days of summer camping at Blue Lakes, in the Sneffels Range of the San Juan Mountains, Colorado.

Blue Lakes, San Juan Mountains, Colorado, sunrise, reflection, photo

Blue Lakes Sunrise

A brilliant sunrise reflection at the middle Blue Lake - August. 

Blue Lakes, San Juan Mountains, Colorado, sunrise, reflection, photo

Blue Lakes Sunrise #2

Sunrise alpenglow reflection of a rugged peak in the Sneffels Range, as seen from the middle Blue Lake. 

Blue Lakes, Blue Lakes Pass, San Juan Mountains, Colorado, photo

Blue Lakes Pass Panorama

Morning sunlight streaks across the peaks above Blue Lakes, as seen from near Blue Lakes Pass - August.  Notice the colorful rock glacier at bottom left flowing into the upper Blue Lake.

Blue Lakes, waterfall, San Juan Mountains, Sneffels, Colorado, photo

Blue Lakes Waterfall

Dusk light on Mt. Sneffels, as seen from a waterfall above lower Blue Lake.