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3,747 mi 6,030 km of trail 189 Featured Hikes

Gems 17 Gems Easy Trails 439 Trails Intermediate Trails 628 Trails Hard Trails 118 Trails

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Featured Hikes in Central Rockies - 166

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Trails in Central Rockies - 996

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Nederland, CO
7.9 mi 12.8 km Nederland, CO
Unknown
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11 
2.2 mi 3.5 km
#2 Lion's Lair Trail
Boulder, CO
2.2 mi 3.5 km Boulder, CO
All Clear
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Dry, Some Mud - Little mud only on trail up sunshine, rest dry
48 days ago
11 
Coal Creek, CO
2.3 mi 3.7 km Coal Creek, CO
All Clear
Update
Snowy, Some Mud
19 days ago
23 
Central City, CO
1.9 mi 3.1 km Central City, CO
Minor Issues
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Snowy, Icy
18 days ago
22 
4.5 mi 7.3 km
#5 Pawnee Pass Trail
Nederland, CO
4.5 mi 7.3 km Nederland, CO
Unknown
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Silverthorne, CO
6.6 mi 10.6 km Silverthorne, CO
Minor Issues
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Snowy - Could do about half of the trail until it became almost impassable. Going to make another attempt.
4 days ago
Georgetown, CO
2.1 mi 3.3 km Georgetown, CO
Minor Issues
Update
Snowy, Icy - As soon as you get out of tree line, is snowed over, traction is highly recommended. Prepare for high winds when exposed.
65 days ago
1.6 mi 2.6 km
#8 Mount Royal Trail
Frisco, CO
1.6 mi 2.6 km Frisco, CO
Minor Issues
Update
Snowy
85 days ago
12 
Estes Park, CO
3.2 mi 5.2 km Estes Park, CO
All Clear
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Snowy, Icy - 12/26/2017: enough snow to need snowshoes once you pass the falls.
14 days ago
16 
Nederland, CO
3.6 mi 5.9 km Nederland, CO
Minor Issues
Update
Snowy, Icy
83 days ago
11 
Georgetown, CO
5.4 mi 8.7 km Georgetown, CO
Minor Issues
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Snowy, Icy, Fallen Trees - 1/14 Snow the entire way. One inch to a foot in some areas. Micro spikes are recommended to make up to the last lake.
2 days ago
12 
Georgetown, CO
3.3 mi 5.3 km Georgetown, CO
Minor Issues
Update
Snowy, Icy - Snow and ice starting to accumulate on a portion of the trail, but still not too bad.
93 days ago
16 
0.9 mi 1.4 km
#13 Chasm Lake Trail
Estes Park, CO
0.9 mi 1.4 km Estes Park, CO
Unknown
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Minturn, CO
4.7 mi 7.6 km Minturn, CO
Unknown
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3.7 mi 5.9 km
#15 Lupine
Crested Butte, CO
3.7 mi 5.9 km Crested Butte, CO
Unknown
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3.0 mi 4.8 km
#16 Blue River Trail
Breckenridge, CO
3.0 mi 4.8 km Breckenridge, CO
All Clear
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Snowy - Packed snow but very usable!
13 days ago
1.2 mi 2.0 km
#17 Ptarmigan Loop
Vail, CO
1.2 mi 2.0 km Vail, CO
Unknown
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1.1 mi 1.8 km
#18 Crater Lake Trail
Granby, CO
1.1 mi 1.8 km Granby, CO
Unknown
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Idaho Springs, CO
1.5 mi 2.4 km Idaho Springs, CO
Minor Issues
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Snowy, Mostly Dry - There’s some snow but def no need for crampons
37 days ago
17 
Copper Mountain, CO
2.6 mi 4.2 km Copper Mountain, CO
All Clear
Update
Snowy - Packed snow perfect for snowshoeing or cross country skiing.
1 day ago

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