Been there many times. Hard to find a better mountain lake. Says Tony
Deer Creek Inn is a perfect place to get some rest; pleasant skiing awaits you at Boreal. Eagle Bird Trail around here has an elevation variation of 1,371 feet. This hiking and backpacking trail is 1.6 miles of scenic hiking in nature. Eagle Bird Trail takes two and a half hours to walk; it's an average hiking and backpacking trail. Spaulding Lake Trail has a difference in elevation
of 601 feet; this picturesque backcountry trail is 3.6 miles from beginning to end. Canyon Creek Trail is a charming backcountry trail; it's 4.