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68 mi 110 km of trail 6 Featured Hikes

Gems 1 Gem Easy Trails 11 Trails Intermediate Trails 11 Trails Hard Trails 0 Trails

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Trails in Brainard Lake Recreation Area - 16

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4.5 mi 7.3 km
#1 Pawnee Pass Trail
Nederland, CO
4.5 mi 7.3 km Nederland, CO
Minor Issues
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Snowy, Icy
89 days ago
10 
Nederland, CO
2.1 mi 3.3 km Nederland, CO
Unknown
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11 
6.5 mi 10.4 km
#3 Niwot Ridge Trail
Nederland, CO
6.5 mi 10.4 km Nederland, CO
Minor Issues
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Snowy: Not much snow down low with some snowfields up high. By mid afternoon the road was a river.
6 days ago
Nederland, CO
3.4 mi 5.4 km Nederland, CO
Unknown
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15.0 mi 24.2 km
#5 Buchanan Pass Trail
Nederland, CO
15.0 mi 24.2 km Nederland, CO
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1.3 mi 2.1 km
#6 Jean Lunning Trail
Nederland, CO
1.3 mi 2.1 km Nederland, CO
Minor Issues
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Snowy, Icy
89 days ago
Nederland, CO
2.1 mi 3.5 km Nederland, CO
Minor Issues
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Snowy, Icy
89 days ago
6.9 mi 11.1 km
#8 Beaver Creek Trail
Nederland, CO
6.9 mi 11.1 km Nederland, CO
Minor Issues
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Snowy - Heavy snow still on parts of the trail. Impassable at points without crampons and map/compass/GPS navigation systems.
8 hours ago
Nederland, CO
2.6 mi 4.3 km Nederland, CO
Minor Issues
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Snowy, Icy
89 days ago
Nederland, CO
6.9 mi 11.1 km Nederland, CO
Bad / Closed
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Road closed to trail
5 days ago
Nederland, CO
1.5 mi 2.4 km Nederland, CO
Bad / Closed
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Road closed to trail
5 days ago
Nederland, CO
5.7 mi 9.2 km Nederland, CO
Minor Issues
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Fallen Trees: The snow is completely gone. The few remaining mud patches are very minor. The fallen trees are easy to navigate around.
5 days ago
Nederland, CO
5.9 mi 9.4 km Nederland, CO
Unknown
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Nederland, CO
2.2 mi 3.6 km Nederland, CO
Bad / Closed
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Road closed to trail
5 days ago
Nederland, CO
0.8 mi 1.2 km Nederland, CO
Unknown
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Nederland, CO
0.6 mi 1.0 km Nederland, CO
Minor Issues
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Snowy, Icy
89 days ago

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