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Snodgrass Mountain Trail is Switch off Gothic Road and follows Washington Gulch Road for three miles to meet the Washington Gulch Trailhead. The paved road ends at 2.5 miles but continues for another 0.5 miles along the well-maintained dirt road until you see a trailhead sign on the right side of the road. Around 300 feet up the road, north of the trail sign, there is parking on the left side of the road. Snodgrass-Mountain-from-Washington-Gulch…

North Maroon Peak Trail Although this mountain is considered one of the toughest 14Ers, many find it totally difficult. It’s fairly simple and short on a clear day. That said, over the years, North Maroon has claimed many lives, including those of many professional climbers. Don’t be too soft on that. North-Maroon-Peak North Maroon Peak Trail Description  Access to the visitor’s site in Maroon Bells is simple, and I’m not going to waste time on…

Castle Peak is high summit is a comparatively easy target and a pretty short trip by heading close to the highpoint of Donner Pass. However, don’t be misguided by the first mile – the top section is steeper and rockery. On the wayWhen to visitNeed to know castle peak trail west hills On the way Park north on the highway at the Castle Valley Road parking area from exit 176 on the freeway. Start your…

Conundrum Hot Springs Peak is an amazing day trip or a pleasant backpack for hikers and this is a must-do for any Coloradan. This walk passes through beautiful aspen groves and ends in one of the most unnatural water bodies you can ever see. You can see a huge hot spring with large views of the valley backward. On the wayNeed to know before visit Conundrum-Hot-Springs-and-Peak-Trail On the way to Conundrum Hot Springs Peak Head…

West Maroon Pass gives hikers a hike surrounded by thick fields of stunning wildflowers If you have the luck to visit maroon bells in good timing. This famous pedestrian highway from Crested Butte to Aspen will also reward you in every direction with spectacular views from the summit. Directions On the wayTips for hikers west maroon pass conditions Directions to West Maroon Pass Take Gothic Road (Route 135) 14 miles to the north, across the Schofield Pass…

Rustler Gulch trail aren’t many hikes you’ll find here that can compete with the incredible variety and abundance of wildflowers. This is one of the unusual experiences that take place in a short summer window (late July, early August). This valley also takes you to several waterfalls and mountain views, in addition to the vibrant colours and fragrances. Driving Directions On the way Rustlers Gulch Driving Directions for Rustler Gulch trail From the town of Crested Butte:…

Pyramid Peak trail hike begins at the scenic Maroon Lake, before turning up a steep trail, this hike ambles through the forest below the majestic Maroon Bells. After some switchbacks, under the rocky wall of the Pyramid’s north face, it pops out into a large boulder area. After a steep climb to the headwall, it begins to be enjoyable. While scrambling to the top of the final 1,000 vertical feet, hikers can enjoy spectacular views…

Capitol Peak Trail In the Elk Mountains range of the Rocky Mountains of North America, Capitol Peak is a high and prominent mountain summit. It is the 52nd highest peak in North America. The 14,137-foot (4,309 m) fourteener is located in the Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness of White River National Forest, 8.7 miles (14.0 km) east by south (bearing 104°) of the city of Redstone in Pitkin County, Colorado, United States. Description CampingDaly PassK2Knife EdgeSummit Capitol Peak…

Four Pass Loop Trail All You Need to Know BEFORE You Go Overview of the Four Pass Loop TrailGetting thereOn the wayTips for hikers Overview of the Four Pass Loop Trail The Four Pass Loop is one of Aspen’s best hikes and a perfect backpacking trip to Colorado, passing high alpine passes, valleys filled with wildflowers and dark blue lakes, more than 7,000 feet, and more than 26 miles. It checks the soul and, at…